Translation of difference in Spanish:


diferencia, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdɪf(ə)r(ə)ns//ˈdɪf(ə)rəns/


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    • 1.1(dissimilarity)

      diferencia feminine
      spot the difference (puzzle) los 9 (or 7 etc.) errores
      • Even more importantly, the new government's policies so far show little difference from those of the old.
      • The question then becomes: how can we free difference from these normative connotations?
      • There is a world of difference from succeeding in South Africa to competing in Bangladesh.
      • Tactics books are readily available, and in many instances there isn't a lot of difference from one to the next.
      • Disgust for both Jews and women become for such men a way of asserting their own difference from mere mortal beings.
      • Certainly, you can think that there is no difference from other sports when you refer to the rules of the game.
      • Once we start to look at the differences between ourselves and chimps it'll undoubtedly be the differences in these control sequences we'll be interested in.
      • But for the boy, a transformation has to be achieved to an awareness of an identity based on difference from the mother.
      • But there was one crucial difference from all the other appeals I'd received.
      • Structural differences between the various drugs account for the differences in the potential side effects.
      • ‘One difference from last season is that we have a greater aerial threat,’ he says.
      • I love all the differences between people in different parts of the country.
      • We retreat into our irony cages when we feel threatened by our difference from other people.
      • We will operate within it, of course, but anyone who watches us won't notice any difference from what we were doing this time last year.
      • Another marked difference from the past is the attitude towards marriage.
      • The differences between them arise as a result of the differences in strength and density of oceanic and continental lithosphere.
      • Differences in society, differences in religious belief and identity are not necessarily a bad thing.
      • There is in America a sense of distance from other nations, and of difference from them, which has been long remarked and debated.
      • Judging by my experience of American culinary habits, they will notice no difference from home cooking.
      • There are socio-economic differences between the generations of my family.
      • The differences in circumstances of states within the groups of developed and developing states are in many ways as great as the differences between these groups.
      • The cognitive differences in turn stem from biological differences between males and females.
      • Differences between the two industries in their business organisation were mirrored by differences in labour relations.
      • Well, in point of fact, there's very little difference from its ideological stance.
      • These differences between the two inbred lines may reflect differences in their origin.
      • An election is coming and this is beginning to look like the issue the incumbents can use to show their difference from the opposition.
      • The music is an odd blend of soft feminine jazzy folk-rock, with little difference from song to song.
      • The most noticeable difference from last time was the lack of the big windows.
      • I had never driven a 4X4 before but you don't notice any difference from a normal car except for the height.
      • In truth I could not notice much difference from my seat near the front.
      • The differences between the present study and prior work likely represent differences in patient selection.
      • It's a world of difference from last year, when I could only hope to turn a few heads.
      • One other positive difference from two weeks ago is that the police will have better forensic evidence which they can use.
      • The ugly body is thus a body whose difference from the normal body is turned into deviance.
      • Therefore differences between the experiments could be attributed to differences in genetic background of the species that are not shared.
      • The first major difference from a billiard table is that one end is rounded instead of square.
      • As someone who has lived in both, I can assure you that there is a world of difference between the two conditions.
      • The artist ventures to expose the inherent differences in the equation between the strong and the weak, and in the process makes no secret of his bias for the underdog.
      • A quick click on my archives, and I find that there's not much difference from last Christmas.
      • The attractive power of the church of God lies in its distinctiveness and difference from the world.

    • 1.2(change)

      diferencia feminine
      the difference in him since he started slimming is amazing es increíble el cambio que ha dado / cómo ha cambiado desde que empezó a adelgazar
      • Secondly, it assumes coat armour to be hereditary in the male lines of a family, with differences to distinguish cadet branches.

    • 1.3Mathematics

      diferencia feminine
      the difference between six and two is four la diferencia entre seis y dos es cuatro
      • Whenever differences are observed, values are tabulated separately for contact lipids.
      • The difference between the expected value and the certainty equivalent is the risk premium for the gamble.
      • It is claimed that there remains a substantial difference between that sum and the full amount of the loss.
      • He notices that It looks like the differences seem to be ‘copying’ the Fibonacci series in the tens and in the units columns.
      • The difference in wages remained constant, not increasing over time.
      • If the antecedent is more true than the consequent, then the conditional is less than the maximal truth by the difference between their values.
      • All of the previously observed statistical differences remained when the data were corrected for percentage activation.
      • The index of divergence is expressed in the sum of the absolute value of the differences for all industries.
      • Each matrix was constructed by subtracting the differences in values between populations.
      • However, the values of energy differences are overestimated.
      • He was paid a settlement of salary difference from last April to November on top of three months' salary in lieu of notice.
      • Quantitatively, the dollar amount differences are shown in Table 4.
      • The Department of Labour examined data from 2001 when the pay difference was 40 percent.
      • The difference of the total amount which is K67 million is what the community has given in terms of labour and materials.
      • However, the 9 percent difference in speed has remained constant over the years.
      • The clinical relevance of weighted mean differences and P values, however, is not obvious.
      • Or alternatively, will the difference in real value and actual rental paid be deducted from his salary?
      • Simple arithmetic will yield the difference between these two amounts.
      • The gap, when taken over the full five years would amount to a total difference of about 7.7%.
      • For each pixel, find the difference in intensity between each of its neighbors, then sum the absolute value of those differences.

  • 2

    diferencia feminine
    they've had their differences han tenido sus diferencias
    • to settle / resolve one's differences saldar / resolver sus (or mis etc.) diferencias
    • we put aside our differences olvidamos nuestras diferencias
    • In a voluntary society like the church we rely heavily on the ties that bind us together as the body of Christ as a way of resolving our differences and disputes.
    • The Army and the Navy were not able to solve their differences during World War II.
    • Another disagreement is on the more obvious public level: regional disagreements and differences over ancestral origin.
    • Ending three decades of enmity, the two visionaries shelved Cold War differences to unite against a growing Soviet threat.
    • We can imagine a private quarrel between two people or two groups whose differences are based upon misunderstandings.
    • Do you ever find yourselves playing out other differences or disagreements you may have with each other through the football difference between you?
    • Even if the two of them patch up their differences for public consumption, they have surely gone past the point of no return.
    • They seem to have patched up their differences, now, though.
    • All disputes or differences arising out of this contract which cannot be amicably resolved shall be referred to arbitration in London.
    • He goes on to list disagreements and differences of opinion among priests on all these topics.
    • Let's keep the psychology and rhetoric of argument in mind while we debate our differences.
    • The battles between the British kids and their Gibraltarian counterparts of Spanish ethnic origin had nothing to do with political differences over the war, he says.
    • Governments are often beset by internal divisions and dispute, but such differences have traditionally been over politics or policy.
    • It puts the House and the Senate in sharp conflict over the issue of immigration and sets up a fierce battle over resolving their differences.
    • Family quarrels and personal differences, too, often have a hefty measure of the same thing.
    • No doubt, these differences will be patched up, and then, perhaps in a year's time, we the Irish people will be asked to vote on this Constitution.
    • They've patched up their differences now though, meeting in Brisbane today.
    • They just seem to be able to deal with differences and disagreements in ways that don't interfere with getting the job done.
    • Naturally, we will have our differences and our disputes, but we must be especially wary of the tendency to cast them in terms of a fictitious religious strife.
    • The couple have been together seven years and married in October last year after patching up their differences.