Variant of discriminate
- to constitute a difference between; differentiate
- to recognize the difference between; distinguish
Origin: < L discriminatus, pp. of discriminare, to divide, distinguish < discrimen, division, distinction < discernere: see discern
- to see the difference (between things); distinguish
- to be discerning
- to make distinctions in treatment; show partiality (in favor of) or prejudice (against)
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