What does differentia mean?

Definitions for differentia
ˌdɪf əˈrɛn ʃi ə, -ʃə; -ʃiˌidif·fer·en·tia

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. differentia(noun)

    distinguishing characteristics (especially in different species of a genus)

GCIDE

  1. differentia(n.)

    the set of characteristics distinguishing an entity from related entities.

  2. differentia(n.)

    (Logic) The formal or distinguishing part of the essence of a species, by which it is distinguished from other members of its genus; the characteristic attribute of a species; specific difference; as, a proper definition must have both genus and differentia.

  3. Origin: [L. See Difference.]

Wiktionary

  1. differentia(Noun)

    A distinguishing feature which marks something off from other members of the same family.

  2. differentia(Noun)

    The attribute that distinguishes a species from others of the same genus

  3. Origin: From differentia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Differentia(noun)

    the formal or distinguishing part of the essence of a species; the characteristic attribute of a species; specific difference

  2. Origin: [L. See Difference.]

Freebase

  1. Differentia

    Renton Thurston enjoys his life with Charles and Ray Beams, and they have been given a job; to travel to a city to pick up a Vodarac girl and transport her to the Vodarac Sanctuary, where she can rest in peace. Renton's intentions are different to that of the girl's parents, so he decides to go off on his own with the girl to find another city hospital. But humankind and its monstrous nature of hatred and prejudice, have become obstacles in Renton's way.

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    Alex
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How to say differentia in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of differentia in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of differentia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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