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English definition of “distinctive”

distinctive

adjective uk   /dɪˈstɪŋk.tɪv/ us  
C1 Something that is distinctive is easy to recognize because it is different from other things: a distinctive smell/taste She's got a very distinctive voice.
distinctively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
distinctiveness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
(Definition of distinctive from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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