In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(different, separate)distintobien diferenciadoto be distinct from sth — ser distinto / diferente de / a algo
- these two issues are quite distinct from each other — se trata de dos asuntos / problemas totalmente distintos
- the taste of gin is quite distinct from that of vodka — el sabor de la ginebra es muy distinto / diferente del / al del vodka
- we are talking about English people as distinct from British people — nos referimos a los ingleses en particular y no a los británicos
- But as he splits, she is separating into two quite distinct parts, slipping out of his control.
- What they worry about most is that with two coaching teams, two separate and distinct teams will emerge on tour.
- Each taxon used is morphologically distinct, although the rank of these taxa is in flux.
- Whilst distinct in terms of research focus, the two projects were theoretically and methodologically similar.
- We use the logical framework provided by this dendrogram to group the SC and MC in functionally distinct clusters.
- Hestor can make out Jody and Morgan, who remain distinct in the throng.
- The removal is capable of being a distinct operation separate from the winning and working of minerals.
- In philosophy, individuals are defined as entities that are distinct in space and time.
- Even in cosmopolitan Warsaw, Jews and Poles inhabited not only separate districts, but distinct worlds.
- These are two separate, proudly distinct States, and yet both part of what we are happy to call the Union of India.
- He does not interpret these genres as distinct entities, however.
- But that is not what makes his work distinct from that of his peers.
- If so, it is a completely separate and distinct issue that has nothing to do with this one.
- What stands distinct from the rest is the turban.
- As sea levels rose and the northern Channel Islands separated, each fox population became genetically distinct.
- There are three quite distinct types of lavender.
- For instance, could language of presentation help bilinguals keep remembered events cognitively distinct?
- There are three functionally distinct types of such subsystems: transducers, input and output systems, and central systems.
- This remained physically and functionally distinct and probably remained a separate planning unit.
- Both groups of companies operate separately and have totally separate and distinct auditors.
- With a grid in place, you roughly break down the garden into distinct spaces.
- Two tables are distinct individuals because they occupy distinct portions of space, or of time, or of both.
- There are two separate and distinct conditions for the exercise of the discretion created by that provision.
- Is this not part of what makes them culturally distinct?
- A similar but much less distinct unit separates the middle and upper coccolith limestones.
- It's not like you to belittle legitimate concerns from a distinct ethnocultural space.
- Along the cathedral's long dark side aisles, one encountered six distinct spaces.
- Losing weight and learning Spanish are separate aims with distinct requirements.
- The mantle and the core are thought to have entirely separate and distinct convective regimes.
- Thus the nature of plants is quite distinct from the nature of rocks and sand.
- The result of this is a vast landscape of communities which exist quite separately in distinct ethnic and economic worlds.
- A large center console separates the interior into distinct right and left sections.
- It was also foolish to decide to show the games on three separate and distinct channels.
- Grape berries exhibit a double sigmoid pattern of development, with two distinct phases of growth separated by a lag phase.
- All of this caused a distinct line of separation between sky and sea to appear.
- This should be recognized as distinct from suppressing emotion.
- There are different types of arthritis that occur in children that are distinct from adult types.
- What marks them out as distinct also separates them from their neighbours.
- Instead, species that differ in timing of gamete release tend to constitute genetically distinct clades.
- Notice the full mass on each of these muscles and how each is rock solid with distinct separation.
2(shape/outline) definido(outline/shape) claro(shape/outline) nítido(likeness) obvio(likeness) marcado(improvement) decidido(improvement) marcado(possibility) nada desdeñableI had the distinct feeling that he was hiding something — tenía el convencimiento de que escondía algo
- things have taken a distinct turn for the worse — las cosas han empeorado decididamente
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