heterogeny

noun
het·​er·​og·​e·​ny | \ ˌhe-tə-ˈrä-jə-nē How to pronounce heterogeny (audio) \

Definition of heterogeny

: a heterogeneous collection or group

First Known Use of heterogeny

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Heterogeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterogeny. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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