The state or quality of being distinguishable.

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  • distinctive — adjective /dɪsˈtɪŋktɪv/ a) that serves to distinguish between things b) that is characteristic or typical of something See Also: distinct, distinction, distinguish, distinguishable …   Wiktionary

  • distinct — adjective /dɪˈstɪŋkt/ a) Very clear. Her voice was distinct despite the heavy traffic. b) Different from one another. The letters in the word clear are distinct, while the letters in the word distinct are not. Syn: prominent …   Wiktionary

  • distinction — noun /dɪˈstɪŋkʃən/ a) That which distinguishes; a single occurrence of a determining factor or feature, the fact of being divided; separation, discrimination. b) The act of distinguishing, discriminating; discrimination See Also: distinct …   Wiktionary

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