Origin of contradistinction
Related Words for contradistinctionpolarity, antithesis, contradiction, contrariety, contrariness, contrast, contraposition
Examples from the Web for contradistinction
Historical Examples of contradistinction
The doctrine that everything is God, in contradistinction to the doctrine that God is everything.The Devil's Dictionary
Osiris is the god of good, in contradistinction to Set, the god of evil.Chit-Chat; Nirvana; The Searchlight
Mathew Joseph Holt
Fresh-water lakes, in contradistinction to rivers or narrow waters.
Those which lie up rivers; a term in contradistinction to out-ports.
One with double faces; top-mauls in contradistinction to pin-mauls.