inhomogeneity

[ in-hoh-muh-juh-nee-i-tee, -hom-uh- ]
/ ɪnˌhoʊ mə dʒəˈni ɪ ti, -ˌhɒm ə- /

noun

lack of homogeneity.
something that is not homogeneous.

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Origin of inhomogeneity

First recorded in 1895–1900; in-3 + homogeneity

OTHER WORDS FROM inhomogeneity

in·ho·mo·ge·ne·ous [in-hoh-muh-jee-nee-uhs, -hom-uh-], /ˌɪn hoʊ məˈdʒi ni əs, -hɒm ə-/, adjectivein·ho·mo·ge·ne·ous·ly, adverb
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