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uniformnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈju·nəˌfɔrm/

uniform noun [C/U] (CLOTHES)

a special set of clothes worn by people belonging to an organization to show others that they are members of it: [U] soldiers in uniform
uniformed
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈju·nəˌfɔrmd/
Only uniformed personnel are permitted to enter this building.

uniformadjective

 us   /ˈju·nəˌfɔrm/

uniform adjective (SAME)

the same; not varying or different in any way: The laws for adopting a child are not uniform among the states. physics Uniform means not changing in speed or power; constant .
uniformity
noun [U]  us   /ˌju·nəˈfɔr·mɪ·t̬i/
uniformly
adverb  us   /ˈju·nəˌfɔrm·li/
Critics were uniformly enthusiastic.
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