inhomogeneity

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noun in·ho·mo·ge·ne·i·ty \(ˌ)in-ˌhō-mə-jə-ˈnē-ə-tē, -ˈnā- also ÷-ˈnī-; especially British -ˌhä-mə-\

Definition of inhomogeneity

plural

inhomogeneities

  1. 1 :  the condition or an instance of not being homogeneous

  2. 2 :  a part that is not homogeneous with the larger uniform mass in which it occurs; especially :  a localized collection of matter in the universe

inhomogeneous

play \-ˈjē-nē-əs, -nyəs\ adjective

1899

First Known Use of inhomogeneity

1899


Medical Dictionary

inhomogeneity

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noun in·ho·mo·ge·ne·ity \ˌin-ˌhō-mə-jə-ˈnē-ət-ē, -ˈnā-; especially British -ˌhäm-ə-\

Medical Definition of inhomogeneity

plural

inhomogeneities

  1. :  lack of homogeneity

inhomogeneous

\ˌin-ˌhō-mə-ˈjē-nē-əs\play adjective

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