uniform

uniform
uniform [yo͞o′nə fôrm΄]
adj.
[MFr uniforme < L uniformis < unus,ONE + -formis,-FORM]
1.
a) always the same; not varying or changing in form, rate, degree, manner, etc.; constant [a uniform speed]
b) identical throughout a state, country, etc. [a uniform minimum wage]
2.
a) having the same form, appearance, manner, etc. as others of the same class; conforming to a given standard [a row of uniform houses]
b) being or looking the same in all parts; undiversified [a uniform surface]
3. consistent in action, intention, effect, etc. [a uniform policy]
n.
the official or distinctive clothes or outfit worn by the members of a particular group, as policemen or soldiers, esp. when on duty
vt.
☆ to clothe or supply with a uniform
SYN.- STEADY
——————
uniform with
having the same form, appearance, etc. as
uniformly
adv.

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