Definition of “heterogeneous” - English Dictionary

“heterogeneous” in British English

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heterogeneousadjective

uk /ˌhet.ər.əˈdʒiː.ni.əs/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˈdʒiː.ni.əs/ formal
heterogeneity
noun [ U ] uk /ˌhet.ər.ə.dʒəˈneɪ.ə.ti/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊ.dʒəˈneɪ.ə.t̬i/

Archaeological studies of the tombs have shown the heterogeneity of religious practices in the region.

(Definition of “heterogeneous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“heterogeneous” in American English

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heterogeneousadjective

us /ˌhet̬·ər·əˈdʒi·ni·əs, -dʒin·jəs/ fml

consisting of different parts or types:

With many ethnic groups represented, the student body is very heterogeneous.

(Definition of “heterogeneous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)