Conspicuity vs Peculiarity - What's the difference?

conspicuity | peculiarity |


As nouns the difference between conspicuity and peculiarity

is that conspicuity is the property of being clearly discernible while peculiarity is the quality or state of being peculiar; individuality; singularity.

conspicuity

English

Noun

(conspicuities)
  • The property of being clearly discernible
  • The state or quality of being clear or bright; brightness; conspicuousness.
  • Synonyms

    * conspicuousness

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    peculiarity

    English

    Noun

    (peculiarities)
  • The quality or state of being peculiar; individuality; singularity.
  • That which is peculiar; a special and distinctive characteristic or habit; particularity.
  • * 1853 , , Villette , Chapter 4:
  • I had often heard of Miss Marchmont, and of her peculiarities (she had the character of being very eccentric), but till now had never seen her.
  • Exclusive possession or right.