Dissimilitude

  • 1dissimilitude — [ disimilityd ] n. f. • XIIIe, rare av. XVIe; lat. dissimilitudo « différence » ♦ Didact. Défaut de similitude, de ressemblance. ⇒ différence, dissemblance. ⊗ CONTR. Similitude. ● dissimilitude nom féminin (latin dissimilitudo, onis) Manque de… …

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  • 2Dissimilitude — Dis si*mil i*tude, n. [L. dissimilitudo, fr. dissimilis: cf. F. dissimilitude.] 1. Want of resemblance; unlikeness; dissimilarity. [1913 Webster] Dissimilitude between the Divinity and images. Stillingfleet. [1913 Webster] 2. (Rhet.) A comparison …

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  • 3dissimilitude — index difference, disagreement, discrepancy, disparity, distortion, diversity, incompatibility (inconsistency) …

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  • 4dissimilitude — s. f. Dissemelhança …

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  • 5dissimilitude — [dis΄si mil′ə to͞od΄, dis΄si mil′ətyo͞od΄] n. [ME < L dissimilitudo < dissimilis, unlike < dis , not + similis, like] dissimilarity; difference …

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  • 6dissimilitude — (di ssi mi li tu d ) s. f. Défaut de similitude, de ressemblance.    Terme de rhétorique. Figure de pensée qui développe les différences de deux objets rapprochés d abord comme analogues. HISTORIQUE    XIVe s. •   Et les vices extremes ont plus… …

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  • 7dissimilitude — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Latin dissimilitudo, from dissimilis unlike, from dis + similis like more at same Date: 15th century lack of resemblance …

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  • 8dissimilitude — /dis si mil i toohd , tyoohd /, n. 1. unlikeness; difference; dissimilarity. 2. a point of difference; dissimilarity. [1525 35; < L dissimilitudo, equiv. to dis DIS 1 + similitudo SIMILITUDE] * * * …

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  • 9dissimilitude — noun The quality of being diverse or different; difference or variety. Ant: similitude …

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  • 10dissimilitude — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being unlike or dissimilar: difference, discrepance, discrepancy, disparity, dissimilarity, distinction, divarication, divergence, divergency, unlikeness. See SAME …

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  • 11dissimilitude — n. difference, unlikeness …

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  • 12dissimilitude — [ˌdɪsɪ mɪlɪtju:d] noun formal dissimilarity or diversity. Origin ME: from L. dissimilitudo, from dissimilis unlike …

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  • 13dissimilitude — n. See dissimilarity …

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  • 14dissimilitude — dis·similitude …

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  • 15dissimilitude — dis•si•mil•i•tude [[t]ˌdɪs sɪˈmɪl ɪˌtud, ˌtyud[/t]] n. 1) unlikeness; difference; dissimilarity 2) a point of difference; dissimilarity • Etymology: 1525–35; &LT; L dissimilitūdō= dis I+similitūdō similitude …

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  • 16dissimilitude — /dɪsɪˈmɪlətjud/ (say disi miluhtyoohd), / tʃud/ (say choohd) noun 1. unlikeness; difference. 2. a point of difference …

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  • 17dissimilitude — n. unlikeness, dissimilarity. Etymology: L dissimilitudo (as DISSIMILATE) …

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  • 18différence — [ diferɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1160; lat. differentia 1 ♦ Caractère (une différence) ou ensemble des caractères (la différence) qui distingue une chose d une autre, un être d un autre; relation d altérité entre ces choses, entre ces êtres. ⇒ dissemblance,&#8230; …

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  • 19similitude — [ similityd ] n. f. • 1225; lat. similitudo 1 ♦ Relation unissant deux choses exactement semblables. ⇒ analogie, ressemblance. Similitude de goûts entre deux personnes. « Entre Faust et la Tentation il y a similitude d origines » (Valéry). ⇒&#8230; …

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  • 20disimilitudine — DISIMILITÚDINE s.f. (Rar) Lipsă de asemănare; deosebire. – Din fr. dissimilitude, lat. dissimilitudo. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  disimilitúdine s. f., g. d. art. disimilitúdinii Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa:&#8230; …

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