A combination of incongruous things:
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Needlework consisting of varicolored patches of material sewn together, as in a quilt.
(Physics) A point or region at the center of a black hole, where, it is theorized, the force of gravity compresses an object such that it has infinite density and almost no volume
Such a collection of writings, as in a book
A musical piece made up of various tunes
A literary, artistic, or musical composition made up of bits from various sources; potpourri
A combination of ingredients used in cooking or baking.
A number or collection of varied things, especially of a particular group; an assortment:
That which is composed
Music stimulates the areas of the brain that are responsible for your thinking, planning, and analyzing, thereby improving your organizational skills and making you more capable of handling challenging math problems.
A mixture consisting chiefly of a (specified) fabric, ingredient, etc.
Diversity is defined as the condition of having many different elements.
A confused mixture; jumble; hodgepodge
(Archaic) A hash made of meat scraps
The quality or state of being heterogeneous.
Any jumbled mixture; mess
A confused mixture or heap
A metamorphic rock formation created from materials scraped off the top of a downward moving tectonic plate in a subduction zone. Mélanges occur where plates of oceanic crust subduct beneath plates of continental crust, as along the western coast of South America. They consist of intensely deformed marine sediments and ocean-floor basalts and are characterized by the lack of regular strata, the inclusion of fragments and blocks of various rock types, and the presence of minerals that form only under high pressure and low temperature conditions.
A mixture of ingredients packaged and sold commercially:
The art or process of making a composite picture by bringing together into a single composition a number of different pictures or parts of pictures and arranging these, as by superimposing one on another, so that they form a blended whole while remaining distinct
Alternative form of olla podrida.
A salad of chopped meat, anchovies, eggs, and onions, often arranged in rows on lettuce and served with vinegar and oil.
A collection of various things
Alternative spelling of grab bag.
A short prayer suitable to the time or occasion, used in certain church services, as before the Epistle at Mass
A hodgepodge; jumble
A confused conflict or mixture
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