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difference

noun
 
 
/ˈdɪfərəns/
WAY [C, U] A2 the way in which two people or things are not the same
разница
What's the difference between an ape and a monkey?Different and difference
QUALITY [U] when two people or things are not the same
различие
Different and difference
AMOUNT [C, U] B1 the amount by which one thing or person is different from another
разница
There's a big difference in age between them.Different and difference
DISAGREEMENT [C] a disagreement or different opinion
разногласие
They must try to resolve their differences peacefully.Arguments and disagreements
make a/any difference B2 to have an effect on a situation
влиять, иметь значение
Painting the walls white has made a big difference to this room.Affecting and influencing
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