diversity


diversity
di·ver·si·ty /də-'vər-sə-tē, dī-/ n: diversity of citizenship

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

diversity
I noun assortment, discongruity, discrepantia, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, diverseness, diversitas, heterogeneity, inconformity, irregularity, manifoldness, medley, miscellany, mixture, multifariousness, multiformity, multiplicity, nonuniformity, unconformity, unevenness, unlikeness, variability, variation, variegation, variety, variousness associated concepts: diversity jurisdiction, diversity of citizenship II index difference, discord, disparity, inconsistency, inequality, nonconformity, variance (disagreement)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


diversity
n.
Heterogeneity; the state of being composed of different types of people as opposed to being single-sex, single-race, or otherwise homogeneous.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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