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uniform

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adjective uni·form \ˈyü-nə-ˌfȯrm\

Simple Definition of uniform

  • : not varying or changing : staying the same at all times, in all places, or for all parts or members

Full Definition of uniform

  1. 1 :  having always the same form, manner, or degree :  not varying or variable <uniform procedures>

  2. 2 :  consistent in conduct or opinion <uniform interpretation of laws>

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

  4. 4 :  presenting an unvaried appearance of surface, pattern, or color <uniform red brick houses>

  5. 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

uni·form·ly play \ˈyü-nə-ˌfȯrm-lē, ˌyü-nə-ˈ\ adverb
uni·form·ness play \ˈyü-nə-ˌfȯrm-nəs\ noun

Examples of uniform

  1. The museum is kept at a uniform temperature to protect the artifacts.

  2. All departments have uniform training standards.



Origin of uniform

Middle English uniforme, from Middle French, from Latin uniformis, from uni- + -formis -form


First Known Use: 15th century


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uniform

verb uni·form

Definition of uniform

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to bring into uniformity

  3. 2 :  to clothe with a uniform



Circa 1681

First Known Use of uniform

circa 1681


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uniform

noun uni·form

Simple Definition of uniform

  • : a special kind of clothing that is worn by all the members of a group or organization (such as an army or team)

Full Definition of uniform

  1. :  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

Examples of uniform

  1. <the band uniform was brown with red and white stripes>



1748

First Known Use of uniform

1748


Uniform

uni·form

Definition of Uniform

  1. —a communications code word for the letter u



1956

First Known Use of uniform

1956

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