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  • adj. Homogeneous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Homogeneous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Homogeneous.

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Examples

  • Similar, or homogeneal, are such as, if they be divided, are still severed into parts of the same nature, as water into water.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • To be still searching what we know not by what we know, still closing up truth to truth as we find it (for all her body is homogeneal and proportional), this is the golden rule in theology as well as in arithmetic, and makes up the best harmony in a Church; not the forced and outward union of cold, and neutral, and inwardly divided minds.

    Areopagitica

  • To be still searching what we know not, by what we know, still closing up truth to truth as we find it (for all her body is homogeneal, 30 and proportional) this is the golden rule in theology as well as in arithmetic, and makes up the best harmony in a church; not the forced and outward union of cold, and neutral, and inwardly divided minds.

    Paras 20-33

  • As it doth separate those who are heterogeneal, so likewise it will congregate and embody those who are homogeneal.

    The Covenants And The Covenanters Covenants, Sermons, and Documents of the Covenanted Reformation

  • New-England was settled mainly by persons in the humbler walks of life, and who were essentially possessed of the same habits of thought and modes of speech; whereas the early pioneers in the occupancy of the South possessed no such homogeneal characteristics, but differed, on the contrary, widely in every particular -- the two

    Social relations in our Southern States,

  • For straight his arrows loose their golden heads and shed their purple feathers; his silken braids untwine and slip their knots; and that original and fiery virtue given him by Fate all on a sudden goes out and leaves him undeified and despoiled of all his force; till, finding Anteros at last, he kindles and repairs the almost faded ammunition of his Deity by the reflection of a coequal and homogeneal fire.

    The Life of John Milton

  • But the image it has seen, remains, in the eternal procreation, as a homogeneal existence, is again renewed, and the seeming death, from moment to moment, becomes the source of kind after kind of existences in ever-ascending series.

    Hyperion

  • The _fourth_ radical signification of the word Pamphlet is that homogeneal acceptation of it, viz., as it imports any little book, or small volume whatever, whether stitched or bound, whether good or bad, whether serious or ludicrous.

    Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)

  • The verse (particularly in the introduction of the ode) may be accused of unwarrantable liberties, but they are liberties equally homogeneal with the exactness of Mathematical disquisition, and the boldness of Pindaric daring.

    Biographia Epistolaris, Volume 1.

  • And next they cause the parts of _homogeneal fluid_ bodies readily to _adhere_ together and _mix_, and of _heterogeneal_, to be exceeding _averse_ thereunto.

    Micrographia Some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses with Observations and Inquiries Thereupon

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