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Disparate

Disparate
1. Unequal; dissimilar; separate. Connecting disparate thoughts, purely by means of resemblances in the words expressing them. (Coleridge)
2. (Science: logic) Pertaining to two coordinate species or divisions.
Origin: L. Disparatus, p. P. Of disparare to part, separate; dis- – parare to make ready, prepare.


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