uniformness

Definitions

  • two uniformed figures
    two uniformed figures
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n uniformness the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)
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Additional illustrations & photos:

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Two men wearing distinctly different uniforms are waving identical flags with the double headed eagle emblem and are fighting each other across a river. This may be a reference to the Russo-Turkish war of 1877–1878. Two Balkan men casually watch the battle from behind a wall Two men wearing distinctly different uniforms are waving identical flags with the double headed eagle emblem and are...

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan once wore a Nazi uniform while acting in a film during his Hollywood days. The name of the movie was "Desperate Journey," which was filmed in 1942
    • n uniformness The state or character of being uniform; uniformity.
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Quotations

  • Giambattista Vico
    Giambattista Vico
    “Uniform ideas originating among entire peoples unknown to each other must have a common ground of truth.”
  • Joseph Addison
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    “Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has occasion for it; courage which arises from a sense of duty acts ;in a uniform manner.”
  • John F. Kennedy
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    “The unity of freedom has never relied on uniformity of opinion.”
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis%20Bacon
    “Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be preferred before uniformity.”
  • Sir Isaac Newton
    Sir Isaac Newton
    “Every body continues in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a right line, unless it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed upon it.”
  • W. Clement Stone
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    “The natural law of inertia: Matter will remain at rest or continue in uniform motion in the same straight line unless acted upon by some external force.”

Usage

In literature:

Their dress which was quite uniform was provided without any reference to comfort.
"The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 3 of 4" by American Anti-Slavery Society
Alight, and come in, but you wear the first Yankee uniform ever welcomed to my house.
"Love Under Fire" by Randall Parrish
In this case Jones had no uniform; neither did the others wear uniform.
"Who Goes There?" by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
The uniform was held to be a badge of servitude.
"Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War" by G. F. R. Henderson
Captain Montgomery, in the full dress uniform of a naval commander, reviewed his forces.
"Port O' Gold" by Louis John Stellman
He wore an artillery uniform.
"France in the Nineteenth Century" by Elizabeth Latimer
His "uniform" is an ordinary business suit, dark and inconspicuous in color, with a black tie.
"Etiquette" by Emily Post
The riders passed, all but two in splendid uniforms.
"The Goose Girl" by Harold MacGrath
Easy enough to paw over the menfolks and get silly over brass buttons and a uniform.
"Half Portions" by Edna Ferber
By the way, Miss Elting, have they been supplied with the uniform?
"The Meadow-Brook Girls Under Canvas" by Janet Aldridge
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In poetry:

Menny would go in a domino —
Pretty and pink but warm;
While I attended, clad in a splendid
Austrian uniform.
"Pink Dominoes" by Rudyard Kipling
"And of course, though the weather is warm,
It may be there'll come up a storm;
An umbrella I'll make
Of a caraway cake,
It'll match with my whole uniform.
"The Erratic Rat" by Carolyn Wells
Don't you see the lightnin'
Flashin' in de canebrake,
Like as if we's gwine to hab a storm?
No! You is mistaken,
'Tis darkies' bay'nets,
An' de buttons on dar uniform.
"Babylon Is Fallen!" by Henry Clay Work
But various curds must be combined
And each factory their curd must grind,
To blend harmonious in one
This great cheese of mighty span,
And uniform in quality
A glorious reality.
"Prophecy of a Ten Ton Cheese" by James McIntyre
Oh, the clarinet is the finest yet, and the uniforms are gay.
Tah, rah! We don't go home -
Oom, pah! We won't go home -
Oh, we shan't go home, and we can't go home when the band begins to play.
"The Band" by C J Dennis
And as for brave Hodson— he was a warrior born,
And military uniform did his body adorn;
And his voice could be heard in the battle afar,
Crying— "Come on my boys there is nothing like war!"
"The Capture of Lucknow" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

The 3D-printed wood takes on the appearance of molded paper when printed at a uniform temperature.
3 lbs (or approx 8 cups) fingerling potatoes, cut into fairly uniform 1 sized chunks.
And NFPA 1, Uniform Fire Code ™.
The local sporting goods store — a popular spot for equipment and team uniforms — has moved into a 20,000-square-foot space at 6616 N Blackstone Ave, just south of Herndon Avenue.
MARTINSVILLE Martinsville's softball players were dressed in white and red home uniforms and had completed their warmups Monday for their season opener at home against highly.
While Ohio law generally requires real property (land and improvements) to be taxed by uniform rules according to its fair market value, a special rule exists for land devoted exclusively to agricultural use.
Who is really to blame in USOC uniforms spat.
Man in Afghan uniform kills foreign service member.
NEW YORK — As the US struggles with immigration policy, Americans will get a chance next month to see their melting-pot nation through the prism of foreign-born athletes competing in USA uniforms at the Beijing Olympics.
Foxtrot Uniform is about to release its debut album.
Foxtrot Uniform is about to release its debut album.
Patrick McDermott/Getty ImagesDerek Fisher's distinguished-yet-subdued suits have replaced his purple-and-gold uniform.
NFL's new uniforms not going over well with the big fellas.
Along with a new uniform, Jose Reyes has a new, close-cropped look.
That said, the prosperity has been anything but uniform.
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In science:

When n=2, relatively K-polystability may imply uniform Kstability: in , Donaldson prove that the relative K-polystability imply the uniform K-stability when A > 0; recently, in , Wang-Zhou show that the relative K-polystability implies the uniform K-stability when A is an affine linear function.
Uniform K-stability for extremal metrics on toric varieties
X ) = γ (X ) := {y ∈ Y | y + γ (x1) = γ (x2) for some x1 , x2 ∈ X }; uniform iff γ is k -uniform and i-uniform; semi-monomorphism iff Ker(γ ) = 0; semi-epimorphism iff γ (X ) = Y ; semi-isomorphism iff Ker(γ ) = 0 and γ (X ) = Y .
Exact Sequences in Non-Exact Categories (An Application to Semimodules)
The uniform (k -uniform, i-uniform) morphisms of semimodules were called regular (k-regular, i-regular ) by Takahashi [Tak1982c].
Exact Sequences in Non-Exact Categories (An Application to Semimodules)
If g ◦ f is i-uniform (uniform), then f is i-uniform (uniform).
Exact Sequences in Non-Exact Categories (An Application to Semimodules)
Then f is i-uniform (uniform) if and only if g ◦ f is i-uniform (uniform).
Exact Sequences in Non-Exact Categories (An Application to Semimodules)
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