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What is the difference between poison and venom? Venom is spread through the circulatory system, poison is spread through the digestive system. What is the difference between the universe and the solar system? The universe is all existing matter; the solar system refers to the sun or another star and everything that revolves around it. What is the difference between the internet and the web? The internet is a network that connects computers together; the web is the collection of html pages on the internet. What is the difference between disinterested and uninterested? Disinterested is being impartial due to something not having an affect on you, uninterested is being bored about something. What is the difference between homo and mono? Homo means the same and mono means one. What is the difference between Dubai and the United Arab Emirates? UAE is a country Dubai is an emirate/city in UAE. What is the difference between a vegetarian and a vegan? Vegetarians and vegans both don’t eat meat but vegans don’t eat animal products such as eggs either. What is the difference between steam and smoke? Steam is vaporized water; smoke is any matter that is combusted into a gas form. What is the difference between burglary and robbery? Burglary is theft from a business, home or place that is left unattended, a robbery is a theft where violence or a threat of violence is used by the perpetrator What is the difference between metropolitan and cosmopolitan? Metropolitan means a large city that is important to the country. Cosmopolitan means a city where people from many cultures live. What is the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist? A psychiatrist can prescribe drugs while a psychologist cannot. What is the difference between an acronym and initialism? The difference is in the pronunciation. Acronyms are pronounced as one word, initials are pronounced as separate letters. E.g. NASA is an acronym C.I.A. is an initialism. What is the difference between ram and ewe? Ram is a male sheep or goat and ewe is a female sheep. What is the difference between vocation and avocation? Vocation is a trained job or occupation and an avocation is taking a break from your occupation. What is the difference between a jail and a prison? People in jails are technically innocent as jails are generally used to hold people before they go to trial and once sentenced they get sent to a prison. What is the difference between a meteor and a meteorite? A meteor is an object burning up as it enters the earth’s atmosphere and a meteorite is an object that burns up in the earth’s atmosphere and hits earth’s surface. Thinkmore fact: When you see what you think is a shooting star in the sky you are actually witnessing a meteor. Meteoroids have not entered the earth's atmosphere. What is the difference between a wage and a salary? A wage refers to hourly payment whilst a salary refers to a yearly or monthly pay. What is the difference between a hotel and a motel? A motel is purpose built for motorists that need somewhere to stay while driving, a hotel is purpose built for providing a place to stay for people at popular destinations. What is the difference between criminal law and civil law? Criminal law is when the government brings charges against an individual; civil law is when an individual brings charges against another individual. What is the difference between battery and assault? Assault is a threat to use force, battery is when force is actually used.