Part of speech:
Composed of material gathered from various sources, systems, etc.
Characterized by variety or variation:
The definition of miscellaneous is people or things that are varied or mixed and cannot easily be categorized or grouped.
(Archaic) Variable; changeable
The definition of dissimilar is things that are different.
A coarse-grained sedimentary rock consisting of round rock fragments cemented together by hardened silt, clay, calcium carbonate, or a similar material. The fragments (known as clasts) have a diameter of at least 2 mm (0.08 inches), vary in composition and origin, and may include pebbles, cobbles, boulders, or fossilized seashells. Conglomerates often form through the transportation and deposition of sediments by streams, alluvial fans, and glaciers.
Not in harmony; discordant.
Relating to, having, or consisting of multiple elements or parts:
Having many colors; variegated; parti-colored:
Without equal or rival; peerless:
Large enough to enable one to live without working
Of mixed race, origin, or character
(Math.) Logically contradictory
Formed of distinct parts; compound
Distinct or separate:
Several or many
Relating to or containing people from different ethnicities and social backgrounds:
Consisting of parts that are the same; uniform in structure or composition:
Designed for the use of only one.
(Genetics) Produced by self-fertilization or continual inbreeding; homozygous:
Always the same, as in character or degree; unvarying:
(Biology) Of or relating to a twin or twins developed from the same fertilized ovum and having the same genetic makeup and closely similar appearance; monozygotic.
Remaining the same; showing or undergoing no change:
1919, P. G. Wodehouse, My Man Jeeves:
Having great variety; diverse.
(Programming, of a function) able to take multiple data types
Produced in or obtained from one's own body: said esp. of a vaccine or tissue transplant
The definition of discordant is a type of sound that clashes with the tone of the music being played.
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