Uniformity

  • 1 Uniformity — may refer to: Distribution uniformity, a measure of how uniformly water is applied to the area being watered Religious uniformity, the promotion of one state religion, denomination, or philosophy to the exclusion of all other religious beliefs… …

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  • 2 Uniformity — U ni*form i*ty, n. [L. uniformitas: cf. F. uniformit[ e].] 1. The quality or state of being uniform; freedom from variation or difference; resemblance to itself at all times; sameness of action, effect, etc., under like conditions; even tenor; as …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 uniformity — I noun absence of diversity, absence of variation, conformity, consistency, constancy, continuity, equability, evenness, homogeneity, levelness, order, persistence, regularity, singleness, smoothness, stability, standardization, symmetry, unity… …

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  • 4 uniformity — early 15c., from O.Fr. uniformite (14c.), from L.L. uniformitatem (nom. uniformitas), from L. uniformis (see UNIFORM (Cf. uniform)) …

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  • 5 uniformity — [yo͞o΄nə fôr′mə tē] n. pl. uniformities [ME uniformite < MFr < L uniformitas] state, quality, or instance of being uniform …

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  • 6 Uniformity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Uniformity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 uniformity uniformity Sgm: N 1 homogeneity homogeneity homogeneousness Sgm: N 1 consistency consistency Sgm: N 1 connaturality connaturality connaturalness Sgm: N 1 homology …

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  • 7 uniformity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ relative ▪ great ▪ bland ▪ cultural, religious … OF UNIFORMITY ▪ …

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  • 8 uniformity — [[t]ju͟ːnɪfɔ͟ː(r)mɪti[/t]] N UNCOUNT If there is uniformity in something such as a system, organization, or group of countries, the same rules, ideas, or methods are applied in all parts of it. → See also uniform Spanish liberals sought to create …

    English dictionary

  • 9 uniformity — noun 1) uniformity in tax law Syn: constancy, consistency, conformity, invariability, stability, regularity, evenness, homogeneity, equality, harmony Ant: variation 2) a dull uniformity …

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  • 10 uniformity — n. (pl. ies) 1 being uniform; sameness, consistency. 2 an instance of this. Phrases and idioms: Act of Uniformity hist. any of four acts (esp. that of 1662) for securing uniformity in public worship and the use of a particular Book of Common… …

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  • 11 uniformity — noun (plural ties) Date: 15th century 1. the quality or state of being uniform 2. an instance of uniformity …

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  • 12 uniformity — /yooh neuh fawr mi tee/, n., pl. uniformities. 1. the state or quality of being uniform; overall sameness, homogeneity, or regularity: uniformity of style. 2. something uniform. [1400 50; late ME uniformite < MF uniformite < LL uniformitas, equiv …

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  • 13 uniformity — n. uniformity in * * * [ˌjuːnɪ fɔːmɪtɪ] uniformityin …

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  • 14 uniformity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Homogeneity Nouns uniformity, homogeneity, evenness, consistency, monotony, sameness; regularity. See conformity, continuity, symmetry, order, unity. Verbs 1. make uniform, homogenize, normalize,… …

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  • 15 uniformity — u|ni|form|i|ty [ˌju:nıˈfo:mıti US o:r ] n [U] the quality of being or looking the same as all other members of a group ▪ There seems to be no uniformity among the various systems …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 uniformity — noun (U) the quality of being or looking the same as all other members of a group: the dull uniformity of the houses in the area …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 uniformity — UK [ˌjuːnɪˈfɔː(r)mətɪ] / US [ˌjunɪˈfɔrmətɪ] noun [uncountable] the state of being the same as each other or as everything else the lack of freedom and dull uniformity under his regime …

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  • 18 uniformity — tolygumas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. uniformity vok. Gleichförmigkeit, f; Gleichmäßigkeit, f rus. равномерность, f pranc. uniformité, f …

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  • 19 uniformity — uniform ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not varying in form or character; the same in all cases and at all times. ► NOUN ▪ the distinctive clothing worn by members of the same organization or body or by children attending certain schools. DERIVATIVES uniformed… …

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  • 20 uniformity — noun a) The state of being uniform, alike and lacking diversity. b) The absence of alternativism …

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