heterogeneity definition

  • noun:
    • the product quality or state to be heterogeneous.
    • variety
    • A composition of diverse parts
    • The state to be heterogeneous; contrariety.
    • The character or condition to be heterogeneous; composition from dissimilar parts; difference in type or high quality; disparateness; dissimilarity.
    • A dissimilarity of framework in various components of an organism.
    • the caliber of being diverse rather than similar in kind

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