Dissimilar

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Dissimilar Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • not like; marked by dissimilarity; "for twins they are very unlike"; "people are profoundly different"
  • not alike or similar; "as unalike as two people could be"
  • not similar; "a group of very dissimilar people"; "a pump not dissimilar to those once found on every farm"; "their understanding of the world is not so dissimilar from our own"; "took different (or dissimilar) approaches to the problem"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Dissimilar'


  • Dissimilar air combat training: Dissimilar air combat training (DACT) was introduced as a formal part of US air combat training after disappointing aerial combat exchange rates in the

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* Anthropology provides a scientific basis for dealing with the crucial dilemma of the world today how can peoples of different appearance, mutually unintelligible languages, and dissimilar ways of life get along peaceably together - Clyde Kluckhohn


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Dissimilar Sample Sentences in News


  • Bratton uses ‘Man for All Seasons’ as a mayoral playbook
    It can’t be easy working for mayors as dissimilar as Bill de Blasio and Rudy Giuliani, so Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says he seeks guidance from a celebrated film about... Read more on this news related to 'Dissimilar'
  • From dream man to monster
    ACTOR Darshan Kumar, who was incredibly convincing as Priyanka Chopra's too-good-to-be-true husband in Mary Kom, plays a despicable criminal who torments and brutalises the heroine, played by Anushka Sharma, in his second film NH10. "No two roles can be more dissimilar. If women loved me in Mary Kom and thought of me as the ideal husband, in NH10, I play Read more on this news related to 'Dissimilar'
  • Exploring two shipwrecks, and one of them is not the Titanic
    The stories of the two shipwrecks couldn't be more dissimilar. One is obscure: the sinking of the steamer Robert J. Walker in 1860 after its collision with a schooner in heavy seas 12 miles off Atlantic City. Twenty-one people lost their lives. Read more on this news related to 'Dissimilar'

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