noun (plural -ties) Date: 14th century 1. a. the condition of being diverse ; variety; especially the inclusion of diverse people (as people of different races or cultures) in a group or organization <
programs intended to promote diversity in schools
2. an instance of being diverse <
a diversity of opinion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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