ETYM French différence, Latin differentia.
1. A quantity obtained by subtraction.
2. A significant change.
3. The quality of being unlike or dissimilar.
In mathematics, the result obtained when subtracting one number from another. Also, those elements of one set that are not elements of another.
differentia / dɪfərenʃiːə /
Množina reči differentia je differentias.
ETYM Latin See Difference.
A distinguishing characteristic, esp. in different species of a genus.
Property which distinguishes one from another; distinguishing mark.