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verb [I] uk   /ˈdɪf.ər/  us   //
B2 to be not like something or someone else, either physically or in another way: The twins look alike, but they differ in temperament. His views differ considerably from those of his parents. The findings of the various studies differ significantly/markedly/radically. The incidence of the illness differs greatly between men and women. formal to disagree: Economists differ on the cause of inflation. I beg to differ with you on that point.
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