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Word: heterogeneous

Definition: dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants


Sentences Containing 'heterogeneous'

Now, Bildad, like Peleg, and indeed many other Nantucketers, was a Quaker, the island having been originally settled by that sect; and to this day its inhabitants in general retain in an uncommon measure the peculiarities of the Quaker, only variously and anomalously modified by things altogether alien and heterogeneous.
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