Definition of Difference. Meaning of Difference. Synonyms of Difference

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Definition of Difference

Difference
Difference Dif"fer*ence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Differenced; p. pr. & vb. n. Differencing.] To cause to differ; to make different; to mark as different; to distinguish. Thou mayest difference gods from men. --Chapman. Kings, in receiving justice and undergoing trial, are not differenced from the meanest subject. --Milton. So completely differenced by their separate and individual characters that we at once acknowledge them as distinct persons. --Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Difference from wikipedia

- Difference or differences may refer to: Difference (mathematics), the result of a subtraction Set difference, the result of removing the elements of a...
- Difference in differences (DID or DD) is a statistical technique used in econometrics and quantitative research in the social sciences that attempts to...
- A difference engine, first created by Charles Babbage, is an automatic mechanical calculator designed to tabulate polynomial functions. Its name is derived...
- finite difference is a mathematical expression of the form f (x + b) − f (x + a). If a finite difference is divided by b − a, one gets a difference quotient...
- electric potential difference, electric pressure or electric tension is the difference in electric potential between two points. The difference in electric potential...
- Mean difference may refer to: Mean absolute difference, a measure of statistical dispersion Mean signed difference, a measure of central tendency Mean...
- mathematics, finite-difference methods (FDM) are numerical methods for solving differential equations by approximating them with difference equations, in which...
- In mathematics, the symmetric difference, also known as the disjunctive union, of two sets is the set of elements which are in either of the sets and not...
- In epidemiology, risk difference (RD), excess risk, or attributable risk is the difference between the risk of an outcome in the exposed group and the...
- The relative complement of A with respect to a set B, also termed the difference of sets A and B, written B ∖ A, is the set of elements in B but not in...
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