Evenness E"ven*ness, n. The state of being ven, level, or disturbed; smoothness; horizontal position; uniformity; impartiality; calmness; equanimity; appropriate place or level; as, evenness of surface, of a fluid at rest, of motion, of dealings, of temper, of condition. [1913 Webster]

It had need be something extraordinary, that must warrant an ordinary person to rise higher than his own evenness. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • evenness — O.E. efenniss; see EVEN (Cf. even) (adj.) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • evenness — is spelt with two ns …   Modern English usage

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  • evenness — noun see even II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • evenness — See evener. * * * …   Universalium

  • evenness — noun The quality of being even …   Wiktionary

  • Evenness — Ровность; гладкость; равномерность …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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