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distinct
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • His voice was shrill, but very clear and articulate; and I could distinctly hear it when I stood up.
  • She made me some general questions about my country and my travels, which I answered as distinctly, and in as few words as I could.
  • However, they soon returned, and one of them, who ventured so far as to get a full sight of my face, lifting up his hands and eyes by way of admiration, cried out in a shrill but distinct voice, Hekinah degul: the others repeated the same words several times, but then I knew not what they meant.
  • I could see distinctly the limbs of these vermin with my naked eye, much better than those of a European louse through a microscope, and their snouts with which they rooted like swine.
  • Some of them coming forward near the place where I lay, gave me an opportunity of distinctly marking their form.

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  • Martinez and his colleagues identified 21 distinct emotions made by the human face.
  • Two distinct brain networks guide our judgments.

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