Definition of distinguishing in English:


Line breaks: dis|tin¦guish|ing
Pronunciation: /dɪˈstɪŋgwɪʃɪŋ


  • Characteristic of one thing or person, so serving to identify it; distinctive: a house with no distinguishing features
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    • According to Mayer, there are four distinguishing characteristics of Modern Regulation.
    • Creole cooking is the distinguishing feature of Creole homes.
    • Rum's main distinguishing factor is the source of its distillation.

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