Meaning of UNIFORM in English


[uni.form] adj [MF uniforme, fr. L uniformis, fr. uni- + -formis -form] (1538) 1: consistent in conduct or opinion "~ interpretation of laws"

2: having always the same form, manner, or degree: not varying or variable

3: of the same form with others: conforming to one rule or mode: consonant

4: presenting an unvaried appearance of surface, pattern, or color "~ red brick houses"

5: relating to or being convergence of a series whose terms are functions in such manner that the absolute value of the difference between the sum of the first n terms of the series and the sum of all terms can be made arbitrarily small for all values of the domain of the functions by choosing the nth term sufficiently far along in the series -- adv -- uni.form.ness n

[2]uniform vt (ca. 1681) 1: to bring into uniformity

2: to clothe with a uniform [3]uniform n (1748): dress of a distinctive design or fashion worn by members of a particular group and serving as a means of identification; broadly: distinctive or characteristic clothing Uniform (ca. 1956)--a communication code word for the letter u

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