|a.||1.||Of the same kind of nature; consisting of similar parts, or of elements of the like nature; - opposed to heterogeneous; |
|2.||(Alg.) Possessing the same number of factors of a given kind; |
|Adj.||1.||homogeneous - all of the same or similar kind or nature; "a close-knit homogeneous group"|
|homogeneous - (Or "homogenous") Of uniform nature, similar in kind.|
1. In the context of distributed systems, middleware makes heterogeneous systems appear as a homogeneous entity. For example see: interoperable network.