C1 [ before noun ] clearly noticeable; that certainly exists显著的，明显的；确实的
The sales chart shows a distinct decline in the past few months.
There's a distinct possibility that I'll be asked to give a speech.
There has been a distinct improvement in Tim's cooking.
Plant growth is most distinct in spring and early summer.
In recent years there has been a distinct decline in such venerable British institutions as afternoon tea and the Sunday roast.
C1 clearly separate and different (from something else)明显不同的，差别明显的