Definitions for "Distinguish"
Not set apart from others by visible marks; to make distinctive or discernible by exhibiting differences; to mark off by some characteristic.
To separate by definition of terms or logical division of a subject with regard to difference; as, to distinguish sounds into high and low.
To recognize or discern by marks, signs, or characteristic quality or qualities; to know and discriminate (anything) from other things with which it might be confounded; as, to distinguish the sound of a drum.
Keywords:  noteworthy, conspicuous
make conspicuous or noteworthy
Asks candidates to demonstrate a clear understanding of similar terms. For example: Distinguish between psychological definitions of conformity and compliance.
Candidates need to show that they understand the differences between two (probably frequently confused) concepts. Similarities and differences need to be discussed and illustrated in distinguishing between the two concepts.
detect with the senses; "The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards"; "I can't make out the faces in this photograph"
Keywords:  botany, biology, identify, example
identify as in botany or biology, for example