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OTHER WORDS FROM contradistinctioncon·tra·dis·tinc·tive, adjectivecon·tra·dis·tinc·tive·ly, adverb
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She felt the relationship to be a true one, in contradistinction to the more usual form of protectorate of woman to child.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
A moon is called Gezis, or when spoken of in contradistinction to the sun, Dibik Geezis, or night-sun.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
Not a man but was freshly shaved and attired in immaculate white linen in contradistinction to the inevitable khaki.A Woman's Journey through the Philippines|Florence Kimball Russel
Most of his subsequent remarks are upon practice in execution and colour, in contradistinction to elaborate finish.
Anza emphasizes the fact that these Indians are not white, in contradistinction to the reports brought back by Crespi.