Meaning of HOMOGENEOUS in English


/ ˌhɒməˈdʒiːniəs; NAmE ˌhoʊm-/ adjective

( formal ) consisting of things or people that are all the same or all of the same type :

a homogeneous group / mixture / population

OPP heterogeneous



early 17th cent. (as homogeneity ): from medieval Latin homogeneus , from Greek homogenēs , from homos same + genos race, kind.

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