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dissimilarity

[ dih-sim-uh-lar-i-tee, dis-sim- ]
/ d瑟藢s瑟m 蓹藞l忙r 瑟 ti, d瑟s藢s瑟m- /
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noun, plural dis路sim路i路lar路i路ties.
unlikeness; difference.
a point of difference: There are dissimilarities in our outlooks.
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Origin of dissimilarity

First recorded in 1695鈥1705; dis-1 + similarity

synonym study for dissimilarity

1. See difference.
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British Dictionary definitions for dissimilarity

dissimilarity
/ (藢d瑟s瑟m瑟藞l忙r瑟t瑟) /

noun plural -ties
difference; unlikeness
a point or instance of difference
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