distinctness

distinctness
noun
1. the quality of being sharp and clear (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑sharpness
Ant: ↑softness (for: ↑sharpness), ↑indistinctness
Derivationally related forms: ↑sharp (for: ↑sharpness), ↑distinct
Hypernyms: ↑clearness, ↑clarity, ↑uncloudedness
Hyponyms: ↑definition, ↑discernability, ↑legibility, ↑focus
2. the state of being several and distinct
Syn: ↑discreteness, ↑separateness, ↑severalty
Derivationally related forms: ↑separate (for: ↑separateness), ↑distinct, ↑discrete (for: ↑discreteness)
Hypernyms: ↑separation
3. the quality of being not alike; being distinct or different from that otherwise experienced or known
Syn: ↑otherness, ↑separateness
Derivationally related forms: ↑separate (for: ↑separateness), ↑distinct, ↑other (for: ↑otherness)
Hypernyms: ↑difference
Attrubites: ↑other

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