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One entry found for distinction.
Main Entry: dis·tinc·tion
Pronunciation: dis-primarystresstieng(k)-shschwan
Function: noun
1 a : the seeing or pointing out of a difference b : DIFFERENCE 1 <the distinction between good and evil>
2 : something that makes a person or thing special or different <the distinction of being the oldest house in the city>
3 a : 1HONOR 5b <served with distinction> b : 1HONOR 4b

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