Displacement vs Subjectivity - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between displacement and subjectivity

is that displacement is the act of displacing, or the state of being displaced; a putting out of place while subjectivity is (singulare tantum) the state of being subjective.

displacement

English

(Webster 1913)

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of displacing, or the state of being displaced; a putting out of place.
  • * (rfdate)
  • Unnecessary displacement of funds.
  • * (rfdate) .
  • The displacement of the sun by parallax.
  • The quantity of anything, as water, displaced by a floating body, as by a ship, the weight of the displaced liquid being equal to that of the displacing body.
  • (chemistry) The process of extracting soluble substances from organic material and the like, whereby a quantity of saturated solvent is displaced, or removed, for another quantity of the solvent.
  • (fencing) Moving the target to avoid an attack; dodging.
  • (physics) A vector quantity which denotes distance with a directional component.
  • (grammar)
  • See also

    *

    subjectivity

    English

    Noun

    (subjectivities)
  • (singulare tantum) The state of being subjective.
  • A subjective thought or idea.
  • Synonyms

    * subjectiveness (much less common)