homogeneous definition

  • adjective:
    • Of the same or comparable nature or type: "a tight-knit, homogeneous community” ( James Fallows).
    • Uniform in structure or composition throughout.
    • Mathematics Consisting of terms of the exact same level or components of similar dimension.
    • of the identical type; alike, comparable.
    • obtaining the exact same composition throughout; of uniform make-up.
    • in identical condition of matter.
    • Of which the properties of a smaller sized set affect the whole; scalable.
    • of the identical style of nature; consisting of comparable parts, or of elements of such nature; -- opposed to heterogeneous
    • having the same amount of facets of a given kind.
    • every one of the same or similar sort or nature
  • others:
    • Of the same kind; really like; of the same nature: said specially of elements of one entire: in opposition to heterogeneous.
    • Having parts of one sort; composed of similar parts or congruous elements. See heterogeneous.

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