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  • Although, by a seemingly careless arrangement of his heterogeneous garb, he had endeavoured to conceal or abate the peculiarity, it was sufficiently evident to Hester Prynne that one of this man’s shoulders rose higher than the other.
  • He soon manifested his familiarity with the ponderous and imposing machinery of antique physic; in which every remedy contained a multitude of far-fetched and heterogeneous ingredients, as elaborately compounded as if the proposed result had been the Elixir of Life.

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  • the population of the United States is vast and heterogeneous
  • At the present time my mind is so full of heterogeneous matter that I almost despair of ever being able to put it in order.
    Helen Keller  --  Story of My Life

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