Collections and varities

heterogeneous
(adj)
het-ǝr-ǝ-JEE-ni-ǝs
Meaning

of different kinds; heterogeneous; mixed

1st Sample Sentence

Thanks to the massive migrations of the last two centuries, modern societies are racially and culturally heterogeneous.

Root

heteros (different, other)#genos (kind, type) (Greek)

Synonyms

heterogeneous, multifarious, sundry, variegated

Antonyms

homogeneous

Mnemonics

If you have a group of people of various sexes and races, you have a HETERO GENUS group of people.

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