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discriminating

adjective
 
 
/dɪˈskrɪmɪneɪtɪŋ/
good at judging what is good quality: a discriminating shopperWise and sensiblePerceptiveUsing the eyesIntelligence
Translations of “discriminating”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有辨別能力的,有分辨力的…
in Russian разборчивый…
in Turkish titiz, zevk sahibi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有辨别能力的,有分辨力的…
in Polish wyrobiony…
(Definition of discriminating from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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