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discern

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈsɜːn/ formal
to see or recognize somethingUsing the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptiveKnowledge and awareness
discernible adjective There was no discernible difference between them.
Translations of “discern”
in Arabic يَتبَيّن, يَفهَم…
in Korean 분간하다…
in Malaysian melihat…
in French discerner…
in Turkish farketmek, farkına varmak, ayırt etmek…
in Italian discernere, distinguere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看出, 辨別出, 明白…
in Russian увидеть, разглядеть…
in Polish dostrzegać…
in Vietnamese thấy rõ…
in Spanish percibir, distinguir, darse cuenta…
in Portuguese discernir…
in Thai มองออก…
in German erkennen…
in Catalan discernir…
in Japanese 見分ける…
in Indonesian melihat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看出, 辨别出, 明白…
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