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GRE Word of the Day: 2.2.2012

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, Feb 10, 2012 @ 03:23 AM

Homogeneous - {adjective}

1. Composed of parts or elements that are all of the same kind; not heterogeneous: a homogeneous population.

2. Of the same kind or nature; essentially alike.


alike, comparable, compatible, consistent, same, solid, uniform


different, dissimilar, heterogeneous

Example Sentences:

1. The Midwest was too homogeneous, too conservative, and too flat for her.

2. The homogeneous consistency of the custard is one of the most important aspects of creme brulee.

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