nonuniformity


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nonuniformity

(ˌnɒnˌjuːnɪˈfɔːmɪtɪ)
n
an absence or lack of uniformity or homogeneity
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nonuniformity - the quality of being diverse and interesting
dissimilarity, unsimilarity - the quality of being dissimilar
heterogeneity, heterogeneousness - the quality of being diverse and not comparable in kind
inconsistency - the quality of being inconsistent and lacking a harmonious uniformity among things or parts
uniformness, uniformity - the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)
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of the Tax Court would lead to greater nonuniformity, not less.
For the empty wind tunnel, the displacement thickness of the boundary layer 800 mm behind the tangential blowing slot is reduced by the tangential blowing and even vanishes in some regions along the width of the slot, but shows a large nonuniformity.
Maximum temperature nonuniformity across cell was 3[degrees]C.
It has been proposed that the significant wall slip occurs above a certain critical stress through bulk cohesive failure between the absorbed chains to the solid wall and the polymer chains in the bulk [14-16], If the wall slip could not take place consistently or if there are any random and intermittent fluctuations of the slip layer, it may lead to some type of surface nonuniformity, such as the worm melt fracture observed in this study.
It was also possible to identify the nonuniformity of enthalpy distribution inside the broiler house.
This practice could potentially lead to discrepancies and nonuniformity in the level of skills and expertise possessed by coronary interventionists practicing endovascular medicine.
The sizes and distribution of voids and inclusions, the degree of nonuniformity of fibers distribution, the state of adhesion between the levels are dependent on these methods [3,4].
However, these algorithms ignored the correction of intensity nonuniformity in MR image.
For avoiding the effects of the intensity nonuniformity, we extract the statistical features ([c.
Due to nonuniformity in clauses in agreements with architectural consultants, ESIC was liable to pay extra consultancy fees of ` 24.
Extensive computational predictions reveal important parameters for suppressing film nonuniformity that can be induced by gap disturbance.
This wide variation may be due to nonuniformity of samples under study.