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distinction / distinción
 
distinction   [dɪsˈtɪŋkʃən]   -noun
1. (=difference)   distinciónoun (f)
·to draw a distinction between
·hacer una distinciónoun entre
2. (=eminence)   distinciónoun (f)
·a man of distinction
·un hombre distinguido
·a writer of distinction
·un escritor destacado
·to gain or win distinction
·distinguirse
(as
como)
·you have the distinction of being the first
·a usted le corresponde el honor de ser el primero
3. (university, school)   sobresaliente (m)
·he got a distinction in English
·le dieron un sobresaliente en inglénoun
 
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