indistinction

Indistinction

In`dis*tinc"tion\, n. [Cf. F. indistinction.] Want of distinction or distinguishableness; confusion; uncertainty; indiscrimination.

The indistinction of many of the same name . . . hath made some doubt. --Sir T. Browne.

An indistinction of all persons, or equality of all orders, is far from being agreeable to the will of God. --Sprat.
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