distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart(verb)
mark as different
"We distinguish several kinds of maple"
distinguish, mark, differentiate(verb)
be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
"His modesty distinguishes him from his peers"
calculate a derivative; take the derivative
become different during development
speciate, differentiate, specialize, specialise(verb)
evolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment
become distinct and acquire a different character
To show, or be the distinction between two things.
To perceive the difference between things; to discriminate.
To modify, or be modified.
To calculate the derivative of a function.
To calculate the differential of a function of multiple variables.
To produce distinct organs or to achieve specific functions by a process of development called differentiation.
Origin: From *, past participle of *, from differentia; see difference.
to distinguish or mark by a specific difference; to effect a difference in, as regards classification; to develop differential characteristics in; to specialize; to desynonymize
to express the specific difference of; to describe the properties of (a thing) whereby it is differenced from another of the same class; to discriminate
to obtain the differential, or differential coefficient, of; as, to differentiate an algebraic expression, or an equation
to acquire a distinct and separate character
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Rank popularity for the word 'differentiate' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3600
Rank popularity for the word 'differentiate' in Verbs Frequency: #1018
The numerical value of differentiate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of differentiate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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Translations for differentiate
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- видоизменям, разграничавам се, диференцирам, отличавам се, различавам сеBulgarian
- derivovat, rozlišovatCzech
- diskriminieren, unterscheiden, differenzierenGerman
- muuttua, erilaistua, erota, erottua, differentioida, derivoida, muuttaa, erilaistaa, erottaaFinnish
- discrimineren, differentiëren, onderscheiden, afleidenDutch
- różniczkować, różnicować, odróżniać, różnić sięPolish
- дифференци́ровать, дифференцироватьRussian
- skiljs åt, särskilja, differentiera, partialderivera, deriveraSwedish
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