Meaning of UNIFORM in English


adj., n., & v.

adj. 1 not changing in form or character; the same, unvarying (present a uniform appearance; all of uniform size and shape). 2 conforming to the same standard, rules, or pattern. 3 constant in the course of time (uniform acceleration). 4 (of a tax, law, etc.) not varying with time or place.

n. uniform distinctive clothing worn by members of the same body, e.g. by soldiers, police, and schoolchildren. 1 clothe in uniform (a uniformed officer). 2 make uniform. uniformly adv.

[ F uniforme or L uniformis (as UNI-, FORM) ]

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