|1.||[ verb ] detect with the senses|
|Synonyms:||recognize make_out discern distinguish pick_out recognise|
"The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards" "I can't make out the faces in this photograph"
|Related terms:||resolve discriminate discernment perceive|
|2.||[ verb ] mark as different|
|Synonyms:||distinguish separate differentiate tell severalise secernate severalize secern|
"We distinguish several kinds of maple"
|Related terms:||identify contrast discriminate contrast label demarcate stratify discriminate label know contradistinguish severalize dissociate individualize sex differentiation differentiator compare|