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

 

homogeneous

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌhɒməˈdʒiːniəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhoʊməˈdʒiːniəs//
 
(also homogenous
BrE BrE//həˈmɒdʒənəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɑːdʒənəs//
 
)
(formal)
 
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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 Origin early 17th cent. (as homogeneity): from medieval Latin homogeneus, from Greek homogenēs, from homos ‘same’ + genos ‘race, kind’.
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