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Definitions for uniformity
ˌyu nəˈfɔr mɪ tiuni·for·mi·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uniformitynoun

    a condition in which everything is regular and unvarying

  2. uniformity, uniformnessnoun

    the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)


  1. uniformitynoun

    The state of being uniform, alike and lacking diversity.

  2. uniformitynoun

    The absence of alternativism.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uniformitynoun

    the quality or state of being uniform; freedom from variation or difference; resemblance to itself at all times; sameness of action, effect, etc., under like conditions; even tenor; as, the uniformity of design in a poem; the uniformity of nature

  2. Uniformitynoun

    consistency; sameness; as, the uniformity of a man's opinions

  3. Uniformitynoun

    similitude between the parts of a whole; as, the uniformity of sides in a regular figure; beauty is said to consist in uniformity with variety

  4. Uniformitynoun

    continued or unvaried sameness or likeness

  5. Uniformitynoun

    conformity to a pattern or rule; resemblance, consonance, or agreement; as, the uniformity of different churches in ceremonies or rites

Editors Contribution

  1. uniformity

    Each element of a whole, structure, system, process, procedure, document or policy having the exact equal value, amount, structure or level of organization.

    The local council ensured there was uniformity in their procurement processes so any business that was submitting quotations were used to the same process.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 20, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uniformity in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uniformity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of uniformity in a Sentence

  1. Sturt Manning:

    It seeks to destroy diversity and enforce narrow uniformity. Evidence of a tolerant, diverse past is anathema, what it fears is memory and knowledge, which it cannot destroy.

  2. Steve Kreisberg:

    It's not special, there's not an exception here for police officers. Municipal Employees're seeking uniformity with what you would try to effect for teachers, or people at the DMV, anything like Municipal Employees. They're not special.

  3. John Rosa:

    Uniformity is the cornerstone of this four-year leader development model, this process reflects an initial relinquishing of self during which cadets learn the value of teamwork to function as a single unit.

  4. Jon Husted:

    One of my primary goals is to ensure uniformity in Ohio elections so that every voter in this state is treated equally and fairly, today we are preserving that uniformity for all Ohio voters while maintaining ample opportunity to cast a ballot and participate in the democratic process.

  5. Tryon Edwards:

    Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated.

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