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English definition of “difference”

difference

noun (AMOUNT)    /ˈdɪf.ər.əns/ US  /-ɚ-/
B1 [C or U] the amount by which one thing is different from another: a(n) age/price/temperature difference There's a big difference in age between them. There's a difference of eight years between them.
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