What does heterogeneity mean?

Definitions for heterogeneity

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word heterogeneity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heterogeneity, heterogeneousness(noun)

    the quality of being diverse and not comparable in kind


  1. heterogeneity(Noun)


  2. heterogeneity(Noun)

    A composition of diverse parts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heterogeneity(noun)

    the state of being heterogeneous; contrariety

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. htrognit.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heterogeneity in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heterogeneity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Herbert Spencer:

    Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.

  2. Herbert Spencer:

    The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is -- a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter.

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