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UNIFORMITY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does uniformity mean? 

UNIFORMITY (noun)
  The noun UNIFORMITY has 2 senses:

1. a condition in which everything is regular and unvarying
2. the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)

  Familiarity information: UNIFORMITY used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNIFORMITY (noun)


Sense 1uniformity [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A condition in which everything is regular and unvarying

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Hypernyms ("uniformity" is a kind of...):

regularity (the quality of being characterized by a fixed principle or rate)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "uniformity"):

homogeneity (the quality of being of uniform throughout in composition or structure)


Sense 2uniformity [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

uniformness; uniformity

Hypernyms ("uniformity" is a kind of...):

similarity (the quality of being similar)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "uniformity"):

homogeneity; homogeneousness (the quality of being similar or comparable in kind or nature)

consistence; consistency (a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts)

Antonym:

nonuniformity (the quality of being diverse and interesting)


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