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British English: /ˌdɪfəˈrɛnʃɪeɪt/
American English: /ˌdɪfəˈrɛn(t)ʃiˌeɪt/

Translation of differentiate in French:

transitive verb

  • 2 (make the difference)
    différencier (from de)
    to be differentiated by something
    se différencier par quelque chose
  • 3 (Mathematics)
    calculer la différentielle de

intransitive verb

  • 2 (show the difference)
    (person, analyst)
    faire la distinction (between entre)
  • 3 (discriminate)
    faire des différences (between entre)

also: differentiated past participle adjective

  • (product)
    the characters are clearly differentiated
    les personnages sont nettement distincts

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