n.1.Sudden display; flash; glitter.
A smile . . . breaks out with the brightest distriction.
- Collier.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive ?
(443.) James Wilson, A Charge Delivered to the Grand Jury in the Circuit Court of the United States, for the Distriction of Virginia (May 1791), in 2 The Works OF JAMES WILSON, supra note 60, at 814.
Uneke CJ, Duhlinska DD, Ngwu BA, Njoku MO Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in Kwal, a rural distriction of Plateau-Nigeria.
The reality is that every distriction results in higher accident rates.
Web map segmentation is not just limited to ordinary distriction but can also produce many various visualizations which could be used to further entice the user.
A draft of the prenuptial agreement prepared by Coffin's Connecticut lawyer contained a provision providing for the distriction of certain property to the spouse who contributed the funds to buy the property.