homogenous homogenous  /hə ˈmɑ dʒə nəs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) all of the same or similar kind or nature

Usage(s):

  1. And yet even today average heights vary among different nationalities, even among genetically homogenous populations, like the South Koreans and North Koreans.
  2. Islam is the second-largest religion in the world Shades of Green The Muslim world is far from homogenous.
  3. We may be witnessing a revolution in user-generated content, but the more mainstream the Web gets, the more it looks like the mainstream: homogenous, opportunistic and commercial.

News

  • How To Make a Multi-Layered Drink

    Drinks are generally one boring, homogenous color. Usually it doesn't matter because you're in a dark bar and we're drinking for the flavor (or more likely, to forget). But sometimes it's fun to shake things up. Add a little color, add a new dimension to your drink. And wouldn't you know it, the key ingredient is science. Read more...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

Quotes

  • "Our data show that it's not the case that the whole California coastline is one genetically homogenous supercolony," says Ms. Gordon, a professor of biological sciences. "We find a lot of genetic diversity here, which indicates that there...
    on Apr 7, 2004 By: Deborah Gordon Source: San Jose Business Journal (subscription)

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