noun, plural dif·fer·en·ti·ae [dif-uh-ren-shee-ee]. /ˌdɪf əˈrɛn ʃiˌi/.
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Animal” names the general class, and “reasoning” is the differentia which separates “man” from other “animals.
The differentia should include all the members that the term denotes, and it should exclude all that it does not denote.
Find the genus and differentia in the definition of “a good book of the hour.”
Wilhelmi de Northfeilde expositio super librum de differentia spiritus et anim.The Private Diary of Dr. John Dee|John Dee
But the most obvious differentia of Whiggism was a dislike to the ecclesiastical spirit.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)|Leslie Stephen