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noun [C/U]  /ˈkɑn·træst/ us  
an easily noticed or understood difference between two or more things: [U] She is quite petite, in contrast with her tall sister. [C] Contrasts between Manhattan’s rich and poor astonished him. art In art and photographs, contrast is the difference between dark and light colors or dark and light areas.
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