|1.||[ adjective ] capable of being perceived as different or distinct|
"only the shine of their metal was distinguishable in the gloom" "a project distinguishable into four stages of progress" "distinguishable differences between the twins"
|Related terms:||indistinguishable discriminable differentiable|
|2.||[ adjective ] (often followed by `from') not alike; different in nature or quality|
"plants of several distinct types" "the word `nationalism' is used in at least two distinct senses" "management had interests quite distinct from those of their employees"