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"heterogeneous" in British English

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heterogeneousadjective

uk   /ˌhet.ər.əˈdʒiː.ni.əs/  us   /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊ-/ formal
heterogeneity
noun [U] uk   /ˌhet.ər.ə.dʒəˈneɪ.ɪ.ti/  us   /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊ.dʒəˈneɪ.ə.t̬i/
Archaeological ​studies of the ​tombs have ​shown the heterogeneity of ​religiouspractices in the ​region.
(Definition of heterogeneous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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heterogeneousadjective

 us   /ˌhet̬·ər·əˈdʒi·ni·əs, -dʒin·jəs/ fml
consisting of different ​parts or ​types: With many ​ethnicgroupsrepresented, the ​studentbody is very heterogeneous.
(Definition of heterogeneous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heterogeneous”
in Spanish heterogéneo…
in Vietnamese hỗn tạp…
in Malaysian berlainan…
in Thai ซึ่งต่างชนิดกัน…
in French hétérogène, mixte…
in German heterogen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 各种各样的, 混杂的…
in Turkish çeşitli türden, farklı türdeki şeylerden bir araya gelen…
in Russian неоднородный…
in Indonesian heterogen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 各種各樣的, 混雜的…
in Polish różnorodny…
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