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Difference \Dif"fer*ence\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Differenced; p. pr. & vb. n. Differencing.] To cause to differ; to make different; to mark as different; to distinguish.

Thou mayest difference gods from men.

Kings, in receiving justice and undergoing trial, are not differenced from the meanest subject.

So completely differenced by their separate and individual characters that we at once acknowledge them as distinct persons.
--Sir W. Scott.


vb. (present participle of difference English)