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differential

noun [C] uk   /ˌdɪf.əˈren.ʃəl/ us  

differential noun [C] (GAP)

an amount of difference between things that are compared: a price differential The pay differential between employees and management is too great.

differential noun [C] (GEAR)

differential

adjective uk   /ˌdɪf.əˈren.ʃəl/ us  
based on a difference: We have a differential salary structure based on employees' experience.
differentially
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Translations of “differential”
in Chinese (Traditional) 差距, 差額…
in Russian разница…
in Turkish ayrım, farklılık, değişiklik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 差距, 差额…
in Polish zróżnicowanie…
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