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[ dif ]
/ dɪf /
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noun Informal.
difference: What’s the diff if I go Tuesday or Wednesday?
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Origin of diff

First recorded in 1600–25; by shortening

Other definitions for diff (2 of 2)

diff.

abbreviation
difference.
different.
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