any combination of substances that does not have uniform composition and properties; a mixture of physically distinct substances with different properties
- Heterogeneous network
networking A network running multiple network layer protocols such as DECnet, IP, IPX, XNS. (1997-10-27)
- Heterogeneous nuclear rna
heterogeneous nuclear RNA n. See hnRNA.
- Heterogeneous radiation
heterogeneous radiation n. Radiation consisting of different frequencies, various energies, or a variety of particles.
- Heterogeneous system
heterogeneous system n. A chemical system that contains various distinct and mechanically separable parts or phases, such as a suspension.