contradistinctively
adverb see contradistinction

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • contradistinctively — See contradistinctive. * * * …   Universalium

  • contradistinctively — con·tra·distinctively …   English syllables

  • contradistinctively — adverb see contradistinctive …   Useful english dictionary

  • contradistinction — noun Date: 1647 distinction by means of contrast < painting in contradistinction to sculpture > • contradistinctive adjective • contradistinctively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • contradistinction — contradistinctive, adj. contradistinctively, adv. /kon treuh di stingk sheuhn/, n. distinction by opposition or contrast: plants and animals in contradistinction to humans. [1640 50; CONTRA 1 + DISTINCTION] * * * …   Universalium

  • contradistinction — /kɒntrədəsˈtɪŋkʃən/ (say kontruhduhs tingkshuhn) noun distinction by opposition or contrast: plants and animals in contradistinction to humans. –contradistinctive, adjective –contradistinctively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • contradistinction — [kän΄trə dis tiŋk′shən] n. distinction by contrast [tolerance in contradistinction to love] contradistinctive [kän΄trə dis tiŋk′tiv] adj. contradistinctively adv …   English World dictionary

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