Definition of homogeneous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌhɒməˈdʒiːniəs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhoʊməˈdʒiːniəs//
(also homogenous
BrE BrE//həˈmɒdʒənəs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɑːdʒənəs//
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consisting of things or people that are all the same or all of the same type a homogeneous group/mixture/population a culturally homogeneous society Old people are not a homogeneous group, as some people seem to think. opposite heterogeneous Word Originearly 17th cent. (as homogeneity): from medieval Latin homogeneus, from Greek homogenēs, from homos ‘same’ + genos ‘race, kind’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: homogeneous