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Another word for contradistinction

  1. The condition of being in conflict

      1. The possession or manifestation of two opposing attributes, tendencies, or principles:
      2. Intrinsic polar separation, alignment, or orientation, especially of a physical property:
      3. The condition of being positive or negative with respect to some reference point or object, as electricity
      1. The position of the superior planet or the moon in this configuration.
      2. A political party or an organized group opposed to the group, party, or government in power.
      3. An opposed condition; resistance, contradiction, contrast, hostility, etc.
      1. Something that is contrary.
      2. Anything that is contrary; inconsistency or discrepancy
      3. The quality or condition of being contrary.
      1. A placing opposite or over against; antithesis; contrast
      2. (Logic) The statement of the form "if not Q then not P", given the statement "if P then Q".
      3. An opposite position; antithesis.
      1. A statement in opposition to another; denial
      2. The act or an instance of contradicting:
      3. The state of being contradicted:
      1. A figure of speech in which sharply contrasting ideas are juxtaposed in a balanced or parallel phrase or grammatical structure, as in
      2. Direct contrast; opposition.
      3. A contrast or opposition
      1. The state of being opposed or hostile to another or to each other; opposition or hostility
      2. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
      3. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
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