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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcontradistinctioncon‧tra‧dis‧tinc‧tion /ˌkɒntrədɪˈstɪŋkʃən $ ˌkɑːn-/ noun [countable]   in contradistinction to something
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contradistinctionHence it is called ideographic. in contradistinction from the phonographic or alphabetical system of writing.Postmodern psychotherapy, in contradistinction, could no longer speak in terms of such differentiation.Multiple rather than single ulcers are the rule, in contradistinction to syphilis.Constitutionalism, therefore, is to be set in contradistinction to arbitrary power.Remember that the hands both face the same way in contradistinction to the piano.In contradistinction to concentrating ability, diluting ability is fairly well-preserved in renal failure.
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