distinguish

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rare form of dichromacy characterized by a lowered sensitivity to blue light resulting in an inability to distinguish blue and yellow blue-blindness , tritanopia
fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background camo , camouflage
genetic inability to distinguish differences in hue color blindness , color vision deficiency , colour blindness , colour vision deficiency
person unable to distinguish differences in hue color-blind person
(computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files; may contain an extension that indicates the type of file computer file name , computer filename , file name , filename
dichromacy characterized by a lowered sensitivity to green light resulting in an inability to distinguish green and purplish-red Daltonism , deuteranopia , green-blindness
properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles gender , sex , sexuality
Danish physician and bacteriologist who developed a method of staining bacteria to distinguish among them (1853-1938) Gram , Hans C. J. Gram
member of the chief stock of Russian people living in European Russia; used to distinguish ethnic Russians from other peoples incorporated into Russia Great Russian
some conspicuous object used to distinguish or mark something marker
faculty that enables us to distinguish scents olfaction , olfactory modality , sense of smell , smell
(psychoanalysis) the governing principle of the id; the principle that an infant seeks gratification and fails to distinguish fantasy from reality pleasure-pain principle , pleasure-unpleasure principle , pleasure principle
dichromacy characterized by lowered sensitivity to long wavelengths of light resulting in an inability to distinguish red and purplish blue protanopia , red-blindness
inability to distinguish differences in pitch tin ear , tone deafness
language in which different tones distinguish different meanings tonal language , tone language
(linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages tone
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