dissimilitude

[ dis-si-mil-i-tood, -tyood ]SEE DEFINITION OF dissimilitude
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Here too we have games, but with a dissimilitude in similitude.

But such faults are to be expected in all translations, from the constraint of measures and dissimilitude of languages.

The mountaineers then become a distinct nation, cut off by dissimilitude of speech from conversation with their neighbours.

Thus their colours are not original, their dissimilitude being only external and superficial.

There are also several external causes of cold; the first of which is dissimilitude of minds and manners.

There are also several external causes of cold, the first of which is dissimilitude of minds and manner, n. 246.

The separate sphere of influence occupied by kites and gulls sufficiently explains the dissimilitude of their plumage.

One was done while I was very unwell; the other in my health, which may account for their dissimilitude.

Dissimilitude of internal inclinations is the origin and cause of cold, 275.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Latin dissimilitudo, from dissimilis, from dis- "not" (see dis-) + similis "like" (see similar).

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