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discriminator (plural discriminators)
- A person who discriminates or differentiates.
- A test or variable, etc. that serves to distinguish between different things.
- Colour is not an effective discriminator when it comes to the spiciness of food.
- (physics) Any of several electronic devices that convert some property of a signal into an amplitude whose value is proportional to the difference between the value of the input signal and that of a standard.
- (marketing) A feature of the seller's offering that differs from a competitor's offering and is important to the buyer in question.
- second-person singular future passive imperative of
- third-person singular future passive imperative of
- discriminator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
- “discriminator” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
- discriminator in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700, pre-publication website, 2005-2016