from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. an opposition or contrast made by the existence of two opposite conceptions which are the extremes in a species, as white and black in colors; hence, as great an opposition or contrast as possible.
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- n. an opposition that can be graded between two extremes or poles
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