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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of differ.


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  • I have started a macromolecule page which provides referenced definitions of the term "macromolecule" and explains how the usage of the term differs between polymer chemistry and biology.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • Likewise meant as a companion to the eBay website, the title differs from its sibling by concentrating exclusively on auctions with no bids and less than fours remaining.

    MacNN | The Macintosh News Network

  • But a word resemblance is still broken if any one letter in the word differs.


  • Ooga-Booga (also nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award) makes us ask this trivia question: Name another poetry collection in which the second word differs from the first by only one letter (either one more, one less, or one different).

    The Trivia of Book Awards : : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

  • In the story () function, if it is the first story seen and if the current title differs from the cached title, it rewrites the cache to the new title.

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  • His title differs in almost every German state, but he is generally called Trade-master, or Deputy.

    A Tramp's Wallet stored by an English goldsmith during his wanderings in Germany and France

  • google cairo speech (remember that?) and search for the 1st occurrence of the word "democracy" and notice how his definition differs from that of abraham lincoln's. (and notice the entire definition is defensive, the part before was how he doesn't think non rich white folk are capable of democracy.) - News

  • Where the movie differs from the book comes with some of the characterization and some of the details in the settings.

    Rabid Rewind (Book vs. Movie): Coraline

  • To his credit, he differs from the archetypical modern athlete by also displaying good sportsmanship.

    A breakfast treat

  • (This visible light differs from the infrared radiation -- an invisible form of light -- that comes from body heat.)

    Boing Boing


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