What does differentiate mean?

Definitions for differentiate
ˌdɪf əˈrɛn ʃiˌeɪtdif·fer·en·ti·ate

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word differentiate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apartverb

    mark as different

    "We distinguish several kinds of maple"

  2. distinguish, mark, differentiateverb

    be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense

    "His modesty distinguishes him from his peers"

  3. differentiateverb

    calculate a derivative; take the derivative

  4. differentiateverb

    become different during development

    "cells differentiate"

  5. speciate, differentiate, specialize, specialiseverb

    evolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment

  6. differentiateverb

    become distinct and acquire a different character

Wiktionary

  1. differentiateverb

    To show, or be the distinction between two things.

  2. differentiateverb

    To perceive the difference between things; to discriminate.

  3. differentiateverb

    To modify, or be modified.

  4. differentiateverb

    To calculate the derivative of a function.

  5. differentiateverb

    To calculate the differential of a function of multiple variables.

  6. differentiateverb

    To produce distinct organs or to achieve specific functions by a process of development called differentiation.

  7. Etymology: From *, past participle of *, from differentia; see difference.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Differentiateverb

    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

  2. Differentiateverb

    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

  3. Differentiateverb

    to obtain the differential, or differential coefficient, of; as, to differentiate an algebraic expression, or an equation

  4. Differentiateverb

    to acquire a distinct and separate character

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'differentiate' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3600

  2. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'differentiate' in Verbs Frequency: #1018

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of differentiate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of differentiate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of differentiate in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Zalaznick:

    Nick McCabe said. The city’s hotels, meanwhile, are making big moves to accommodate the increasing numbers of luxury consumers. Last month, Aria introduced a luxury collection called The Tower Suites. Guests travel to and from the airport in limousines, they’re greeted at curbside and there is a dedicated entrance and private VIP lounge for speedy check-in. As soon as guests book a stay, the Tower Suites concierge reaches out to book dinner reservations and arrange show tickets. 5 best shows to see in Las Vegas This fall, Encore at the Wynn completed a design refresh, updating all suites to include push-button electronic amenities. It added custom linens and floor coverings and commissioned an amenities collection from top-of-the-line cosmetics and fragrance company Molton Brown. Meanwhile, Caesars will mark its 50th anniversary in 2016 with a $ 75 million renovation of its Roman Tower, which will be renamed the Julius Tower next month. While the behemoth resorts expand their luxury offerings, smaller boutique properties that offer a more intimate upscale experience have been opening. Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace debuted in 2013, and Delano Las Vegas and Delano Las Vegas opened last year. One of the smallest hotels, the Parisian-themed The Cromwell, opened last year with only 188 rooms, all with hardwood floors, glamorous boudoir lighting and chaise lounges. Guests are invited to a Moet Chandon toast with the general manager on Friday and Saturday nights. Ultra luxury packages at new Drai’s offer fireworks and private jets But Vegas ’ biggest draw might be its endless bounty of celebrity chef-driven restaurants. Recent eateries from boldfaced names in an already saturated market include three-Michelin-starred Alain Ducasse’s Rivea at Delano Las Vegas, two-Michelin-starred Julian Serrano’s Lago at Bellagio and two-Michelin-starred Michael Mina’s Bardot Brasserie at Aria. Two popular restaurants from other cities have just opened outposts in Delano Las Vegas. In October, the New York City hot spot Carbone( whose fans include Michelle Obama and Kim Kardashian) opened at Aria. Just like New York, Delano Las Vegas is Delano Las Vegas. We try to differentiate ourselves by not only serving excellent food but by creating a unique experience.

  2. Michael McGarrity:

    We're highlighting that there is a domestic terrorism threat that is persistent, we don't differentiate between a domestic terrorism attack we're trying to stop or an international terrorism attack. It's a terrorism attack we're looking to stop.

  3. Bob Hurst:

    Over time, companies have become more sophisticated so banks really need to differentiate themselves more.

  4. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Barco Escape proves that a furtherance of the in-theater experience to even greater immersive levels is part of an overall strategy to differentiate the theatrical experience from the in-home experience.

  5. Gao Liangyu:

    I don't think airlines shares overall are good investment for the longer term given their high operating cost and the cyclical nature of the industry, however, Spring's no-frills model and flexibility has helped to differentiate itself from others just like Southwest Airline had done in the United States.

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Translations for differentiate

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  • диференцирам, различавам се, видоизменям, разграничавам се, отличавам сеBulgarian
  • rozlišovat, derivovatCzech
  • diskriminieren, differenzieren, unterscheidenGerman
  • diferencigiEsperanto
  • diferenciarSpanish
  • erottua, erilaistaa, muuttaa, derivoida, differentioida, erottaa, erota, erilaistua, muuttuaFinnish
  • הבדילHebrew
  • differentiëren, afleiden, onderscheiden, discriminerenDutch
  • odróżniać, różnić się, różnicować, różniczkowaćPolish
  • diferențiaRomanian
  • дифференци́ровать, дифференцироватьRussian
  • differentiera, partialderivera, derivera, särskilja, skiljs åtSwedish
  • диференціюватиUkrainian

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