Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adjective, noun

Definitions: (adjective) If something is uniform, there is no variation/change in it. (adjective) If something is uniform, there is no variation in it. (noun) A uniform is clothing that is very similar and worn by a group of people.

Examples: (adjective) There is an almost uniform distribution of galaxies in our area of the universe. (adjective) The increase in grades has been uniform across all subjects except math. (noun) School uniforms are almost always worn in UK schools. (noun) All the young army cadets wore identical uniforms and badges of rank.

Synonyms: nouns: outfit, costume. adjectives: consistent, orderly, constant.

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