definition 1: clearly different or set apart; separate (often followed by “from”).
example: The snow leopard is a species that is distinct from the leopard species.
example: I have three distinct groups of friends.
definition 2: plainly seen, heard, or understood; unmistakable or evident.
example: On a clear day, the mountains are distinct.
example: There is a distinct difference between what the candidate said last week and what he’s saying now.
definition 3: very likely.
example: It’s a distinct possibility that she’ll decide to look for another job.
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definition 1: the ability to receive, absorb, or contain.
example: We need a tank with a larger capacity in order to hold enough water.
definition 2: the total measured amount that can be contained.
example: The gas tank has a capacity of thirteen gallons.
definition 3: power or ability.
example: He has the capacity to learn math if he wants to.
definition 4: the ability to function or be used in a certain way.
example: These athletes need to have the capacity to run at top speed for an extended amount of time.
definition 5: a position in which one serves or functions.
example: She spoke in her capacity as director.
definition 1: belonging to or existing in someone or some organism from the time of birth; inborn.
example: Shyness may be an innate characteristic in some human beings.
definition 2: of the essential nature of something.
example: The innate complexity of the subject makes it challenging to teach.
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definition 1: to come to possess; obtain.
example: He is acquiring some bad habits from his friends.
example: You’ve acquired an American accent since you’ve been living here.
example: We acquired some furniture for our apartment from some relatives.
example: I never liked asparagus before, but I seem to have acquired a taste for it.
definition 2: to gain, esp. through one’s own efforts or dealings.
example: He acquired his wealth by building railroads.
example: The company’s been trying to acquire that land for years.