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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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When thus opposed he continually rolle his head from side to side, in a very odd manner, as if th power of distinct vision lay only in the anterior and basa part of each eye.
In these actions we apparently behold as perfect a transmission of will in the zoophyte, though composed o thousands of distinct polypi, as in any single animal.
What can be more remarkable tha to see a plant-like body producing an egg, capable of swimming about and of choosing a proper place to adhere to which then sprouts into branches, each crowded with innumerable distinct animals, often of complicated organizations The branches, moreover, as we have just seen, sometime possess organs capable of movement and independent of th polypi.
In the latter, the local or municipal authorities form distinct and independent portions of the supremacy, no more subject, within their respective spheres, to the general authority, than the general authority is subject to them, within its own sphere.
When we bear in mind that Britain has now hardly one peculiar mammal, and France but few distinct from those of Germany and conversely, and so with Hungary, Spain, &c., but that each of these kingdoms possesses several peculiar breeds of cattle, sheep, &c., we must admit that many domestic breeds have originated in Europe; for whence could they have been derived, as these several countries do not possess a number of peculiar species as distinct parent-stocks?
Several other less distinct breeds might have been specified.
Infection of eight mesocarnivores in New Hampshire and Vermont with a distinct clade of canine distemper virus in 2016-2017.
The two companies, together employing 12 people at the Park Valley Mills site, remain independent, but share distribution channels and warehousing with the purchase of two new vans carrying the Distinct Disposables, Louis France and RSH branding.
At this point Descartes appears to get ensnared in his infamous circle: he must rely on clear and distinct ideas to prove the existence of an omnibenevolent God, and yet he can be sure clear and distinct ideas are reliable only once he can demonstrate an omnibenevolent deity exists.
subscribed for 6.8m common shares in the capital of Canadian engineering, construction and maintenance services provider Distinct Infrastructure Group (TSX Venture: DUG), in connection with a private placement completed by Distinct on November 21, 2017, the firm said.
New Delhi [India], Sep 20 ( ANI ): The All India Tax Advocates' Forum (AITAF) has urged Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to take a re-look at the existing definition of "Distinct Person" under the Central GST Act to protect legitimate interests of trade and industry and to avoid potential tax litigation in coming years.