Definition of dissimilarity in English:

dissimilarity

noun

  • Difference; variance.

    ‘the similarity or dissimilarity between humans and other animals’
    • ‘However, there are some troubling dissimilarities.’
    • ‘History paints a vivid picture of disparity and dissimilarity between Emerson, Thoreau and Whitman.’
    • ‘Somehow, her physical dissimilarity was easier to understand.’
    • ‘While the language surrounding the two programs may differ, the dissimilarities end there.’
    • ‘There were of course also many points of dissimilarity between them.’
    dissimilitude, variance, variation, diversity, heterogeneity, disparateness, disparity, distinctness, distinction, contrast, non-uniformity, incomparability, incongruity, polarity
    divergence, deviation
    unrelatedness, inconsistency, discrepancy
    unlikeness
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Pronunciation:

dissimilarity

/disˌ(s)iməˈlerədē/