Dis*crim"i*nate (?), v. t.
[imp. & p. p. Discriminated (?); p.
pr. & vb. n. Discriminating (?).] To set apart
as being different; to mark as different; to separate from another by
discerning differences; to distinguish. Cowper.
To discriminate the goats from the
Dis*crim"i*nate (?), v. i.
1. To make a difference or distinction; to
distinguish accurately; as, in judging of evidence, we should be
careful to discriminate between probability and slight
2. (a) To treat
unequally. (b) (Railroads) To
impose unequal tariffs for substantially the same service.
Dis*crim"i*nate (?), a. [L.
discriminatus, p. p. of discriminare to divide,
separate, fr. discrimen division, distinction, decision, fr.
discernere. See Discern, and cf. Criminate.]
Having the difference marked; distinguished by certain