HyperDic: differentiate

English > 6 senses of the word differentiate:
VERBcognitiondifferentiate, distinguish, separate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apartmark as different
cognitiondifferentiate, distinguish, markbe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait
cognitiondifferentiatecalculate a derivative
changedifferentiatebecome different during development
changedifferentiate, speciate, specialize, specialiseevolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment
changedifferentiatebecome distinct and acquire a different character
differentiate > pronunciation
Soundsdih.fereh'nchiyey.t; dih.fereh'nshiyey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaningmark as different.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s something from somebody
Synonymsdistinguish, separate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart
EntailscompareExamine and note the similarities or differences of
Narrowercontradistinguishdistinguish by contrasting qualities
contrastput in opposition to show / show or emphasize differences
decouple, dissociateregard as unconnected
demarcateseparate clearly, as if by boundaries
discriminate, know apartrecognize or perceive the difference
discriminate, separate, single outtreat differently on the basis of sex / sex or race
have the distinctionBe distinguished from others of a similar type by virtue of a notable characteristic
individualize, individualisemake or mark or treat as individual
knowBe able to distinguish, recognize as being different
labeldistinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions
labeldistinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom
severalize, severalisedistinguish or separate
sextell the sex (of young chickens)
stratifydivide society into social classes or castes
Broaderidentify, placerecognize as being
Spanishdeslindar, diferenciar, discernir, distinguir
Catalandiferenciar, discernir, discriminar, distingir
Nounsdifferencethe quality of being unlike or dissimilar
differencea variation that deviates from the standard or norm
differentiationa discrimination between things as different and distinct / distinct
differentiatora person who (or that which) differentiates
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningBe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense.
PatternSomething ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsdistinguish, mark
Narrowercharacterize, characteriseBe characteristic of
Broaderqualify, characterize, characterisedescribe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of
Similar tomarkDesignate as if by a mark
Spanishdestacar, diferenciar, distinguir, marcar
Catalanmarcar
Nounsdifferencethe quality of being unlike or dissimilar
differencea variation that deviates from the standard or norm
differentiationa discrimination between things as different and distinct / distinct
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 3, cognition
Meaningcalculate a derivative; take the derivative.
PatternSomebody ----s
Categorymathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
Broadercalculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figuremake a mathematical calculation or computation
Oppositeintegratecalculate the integral of
Spanishdiferenciar
Catalandiferenciar
Nounsdifferentiationthe mathematical process of obtaining the derivative of a function
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 4, change
MeaningBecome different during development.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"cells differentiate"
BroaderdevelopGrow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
OppositededifferentiateLose specialization in form or function
Spanishdiferenciarse
Catalandiferenciar-se
Nounsdifferencethe quality of being unlike or dissimilar
differencea significant change
differentiation(biology) the structural / structural adaptation of some body part for a particular function
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 5, change
Meaningevolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymsspeciate, specialize, specialise
BroaderevolveUndergo development or evolution / evolution
Spanishdiferenciarse, especializarse
English > differentiate: 6 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningBecome distinct and acquire a different character.
PatternSomething ----s
BroaderdissimilateBecome dissimilar / dissimilar or less similar
Spanishdiferenciarse, diferenciar, distinguirse
Catalandiferenciar-se, diferenciar, distingir-se, distingir
Nounsdifferencethe quality of being unlike or dissimilar
differencea variation that deviates from the standard or norm
differencea significant change
differentiationa discrimination between things as different and distinct / distinct

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