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homogeneity Line breaks: homo|gen¦eity
Pronunciation: /ˌhɒmə(ʊ)dʒɪˈneɪɪti/
/ˌhɒmə(ʊ)dʒɪˈniːɪti/ /ˌhəʊmə(ʊ)dʒɪˈneɪɪti/ /ˌhəʊmə(ʊ)dʒɪˈniːɪti/

Definition of homogeneity in English:


[mass noun]
The quality or state of being all the same or all of the same kind: the cultural homogeneity of our society
More example sentences
  • At the same time, the ideas and policies that stressed cultural uniformity and homogeneity persisted.
  • Perhaps this is just a natural part of the progression of our society, technology driving us towards increasing global homogeneity.
  • No, this is a country of handmade, individual wines whose greatest asset is diversity, not homogeneity.


Early 17th century: from medieval Latin homogeneitas, from homogeneus (see homogeneous) + -ity.

Words that rhyme with homogeneity

contemporaneity, corporeity, femineity, heterogeneity
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