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Significado de “distinction” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "distinction" - Diccionario Inglés

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distinctionnoun

uk   us   /dɪˈstɪŋk.ʃən/

distinction noun (DIFFERENCE)

B2 [C or U] a ​difference between two ​similar things: There's a clear distinction between the ​dialectsspoken in the two ​regions. This ​company makes no distinction between the ​sexes.
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distinction noun (HIGH QUALITY)

[U] the ​quality of being ​excellent: a ​writer/​scientist/​wine of distinction [C] UK a ​mark given to ​students who ​producework of an ​excellentstandard

distinction noun (SPECIAL)

C2 [S] the ​quality of being ​special or different: She has the distinction of being one of the few ​people to have an ​honorarydegreeconferred on her by the ​university this ​year.
(Definition of distinction from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "distinction" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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distinctionnoun

 us   /dɪˈstɪŋk·ʃən/

distinction noun (DIFFERENCE)

[C/U] a ​difference between two ​similar things: [C] The ​commentdrew/made a ​false distinction between ​domestic and ​foreignaffairs, which are really ​closelyrelated. [U] Martin Luther King, Jr. ​clearlyunderstood and ​accepted the distinction between ​preaching and ​scholarlycriticism.

distinction noun (QUALITY)

[U] the ​quality of being ​excellent or ​special in some way: He was a ​scientist of ​great distinction.

distinction noun (HONOR)

[C] honorobtained or given because of ​excellence: Winning a Guggenheim ​fellowshipcarriesgreat distinction.
(Definition of distinction from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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