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  • But she saw these Scandinavian women zealously exchanging their spiced puddings and red jackets for fried pork chops and congealed white blouses, trading the ancient Christmas hymns of the fjords for "She's My Jazzland Cutie," being Americanized into uniformity, and in less than a generation losing in the grayness whatever pleasant new customs they might have added to the life of the town.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • A diverse committee will provide a better solution than one that is uniform.

  • a street of uniform tall white buildings

  • The gravitational pull between the moon and the Earth is not uniform.

  • The uniformity did not surprise Eddie.
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven

  • I tried to make out whether they were members of the family or what; but they were all uniformly classical.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  A Farewell to Arms

  • They [the rats] had devoured, in spite of all my efforts to prevent them, all but a small remnant of the contents of the dish. I had fallen into an habitual see-saw, or wave of the hand about the platter: and, at length, the unconscious uniformity of the movement deprived it of effect.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Pit and the Pendulum
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