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A strange multiplicity of sensations seized me, and I saw, felt, heard, and smelt at the same time; and it was, indeed, a long time before I learned to distinguish between the operations of my various senses.
3 : to know the difference <Can you distinguish between right and wrong?
However, researchers eventually found that the allozyme technique couldn't distinguish between closely related species.
These signs help you, our honored foreign guests, distinguish between those restaurants and businesses that deny you service based on your nationality from those in which your presence will be merely tolerated.
WHILE MANY PEOPLE can distinguish between two types of Japanese noodles, soba and udon, only a true connoisseur can distinguish between them after they've already been consumed.
Befuddled spectators find it difficult to distinguish between such phony tangles and truly knotted ropes.