Definition of Inhomogeneity

1. Noun. The quality of being inhomogeneous.

Generic synonyms: Irregularity, Unregularity



Definition of Inhomogeneity

1. Noun. The state of being inhomogeneous ¹

2. Noun. Something that lacks homogeneity ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Inhomogeneity

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inhomogeneity

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inhomogeneity (current term)
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Literary usage of Inhomogeneity

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1. The Measurement of High Temperatures by George Kimball Burgess, Henri Le Chatelier (1912)
"The most troublesome source of inhomogeneity, however, ... Excessive local heating will also cause inhomogeneity to develop, especially in the alloy wire, ..."

2. High-temperature Measurements by Henri Le Chatelier, Octave Boudouard (1912)
"The most troublesome source of inhomogeneity, however, ... Excessive local heating will also cause inhomogeneity to develop, especially in the alloy wire, ..."

3. Selected Proceedings of the Symposium on Inference for Stochastic Processes by Ishwar V. Basawa, C. C. Heyde, Robert Lee Taylor (2001)
"3.2 Introducing inhomogeneity Throughout this section, X is a homogeneous ... Below, we describe three ways of introducing inhomogeneity into the model. ..."

4. Joint Meeting on Multicomponent Polymers and Polyelectrolytes edited by Eric J. Amis (1998)
"[: 2] Though the spatial inhomogeneity in neutral polymer gels usually increases with cross-link density (CD), an opposite tendency, which means that the ..."

5. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1914)
"The thermoelement, in itself, has only two sources of error: defective insulation, and inhomogeneity of the wires composing it. Of these, inhomogeneity is ..."

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