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dissimilarity

[dih-sim-uh-lar-i-tee, dis-sim-] /dɪˌsɪm əˈlær ɪ ti, dɪsˌsɪm-/
noun, plural dissimilarities.
1.
unlikeness; difference.
2.
a point of difference:
There are dissimilarities in our outlooks.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; dis-1 + similarity
Synonyms
1. See difference.
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  • In general, no suitable method for measuring genetic dissimilarity between diploids with dominant markers can be proposed.
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dissimilarity

/ˌdɪsɪmɪˈlærɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
difference; unlikeness
2.
a point or instance of difference
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