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distinct

1. Maths Logic (of a pair of entities) not identical
2. Botany (of parts of a plant) not joined together; separate
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By incorporating and redacting these psalms the Chronicler has given them a n ew setting and a distinctively different meaning.
bishops' recent call to implement Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the 1990 Vatican document that instructs Catholic Universities to reassert their distinctively Catholic identity.
5 million company that sells juices and sauces made from hibiscus flowers, have relied on each other's professional skills and formed an alliance to complement and grow their distinctively separate businesses (see our special report, "Gaining the Competitive Edge," this issue).
At the same time he sees Guicciardini's memorandum as "a point of departure for a distinctively modern understanding of politics" (1) -- "a new departure" that rejects, not classical republicanism, "but the world of medieval social, political, and juridical norms," and thus a movement not "from republicanism toward the reason of state, but .
These assumptions, she said, are not only elitist; they are profoundly sexist, for they reflect a distinctively masculine view of how people think and feel, a masculine conception of ideas and reason.
Indeed, there are distinctively queer voices within the church, and two recent books go far in showing the creativity now energizing queers within Christianity.
These elements construct a distinctively African cinema, and Ukadike strongly criticizes films which follow Western film practices at the expense of African techniques.
In offering a fresh twist to evening-length narrative ballet, the remarkable creative team assembled by artistic director John Hart employed great skill to arrive at a subtle balance: a distinctively Russian drama with passages of stylistic obeisance to Mozart and to the French mode favored by cultivated Russians of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Contadina has recently categorized and distinctively packaged its refrigerated pastas and sauces into three new lines.
Today Shop At Home is geared distinctively toward the male demographic and focuses on collectibles such as coins, knives and swords, sports memorabilia and equipment, and quality timepieces.
It should concentrate its support on those enterprises which offer a more distinctively Welsh perspective, aiming to attract the more culturally aware tourists who may well, as it happens, wield greater spending power.
These were the things that made us distinctively Catholic and, by today's standards, foolishly Catholic.