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Definition the condition of variety — especially in reference to members of a population group who are of different races or cultures
  • Diversity has strengthened our Board of Directors.
diversity = the condition of variety
  • The study was flawed by a lack of diversity in the clinical trials.
  • diversity = variety (differences amongst things of the same type)
  • The school says diversity is a priority, but 98% of their tenured professors identify themselves with the same political party.
  • the principle lives on in all its human and absurd diversity.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • diversity = variety
  • Of roaring, shrieking, howling, jingling chains,
    And more diversity of sounds, all horrible,
    William Shakespeare  --  The Tempest
  • diversity = different kinds (a variety)
  • The first step is to agree that most people share the goal of true diversity, with many races competing freely and successfully.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • diversity = the condition of variety
  • But the more racial strife they can report, the more the public questions what good any of this diversity brings.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • diversity = the condition of variety — especially in reference to members of a population group who are of different races or cultures
  • ...the slow process of unification in which the diversities of existence are utilized, and nothing, nothing is lost.
    John Gardner  --  Grendel
  • diversities = varieties
  • "Come," cried the inspector, laughing; "it's a very pretty diversity of opinion."
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • diversity = variety
  • Making its cities, beginnings, events, diversities, wars, vocal in him,
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • diversities = varieties
  • As diversity becomes the norm, in other words, people cease to focus on it.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • diversity = the condition of variety
  • Industrialization has turned life into an industry and systematically destroys the essential diversity that provides richness to the human experience.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe II
  • diversity = variety
  • the deeply thinking Brahman, who scorns diversity, who seeks unity.
    Hermann Hesse  --  Siddhartha
  • diversity = the condition of variety
  • The diversity of the borough is extraordinary:
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • diversity = variety of people of different races and cultures
  • Our motto at Fairfield High is Diversity Breeds Knowledge,
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • diversity = the condition of variety — especially in reference to members of a population group who are of different races or cultures
  • Cancer kids are essentially side effects of the relentless mutation that made the diversity of life on earth possible.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • diversity = variety
  • They did not look like the students at his old school; there was much more diversity sprinkled throughout these seats.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Hound of Rowan
  • diversity = variety
  • This diversity, with many different types of crops, allowed the farmer to get by if prices fell for any one crop.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore's Dilemma
  • diversity = the condition of variety
  • Such ecological diversity sustained an astonishing diversity of plant and animal life.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • diversity = variety
  • Back in 10, he'd worked on one of the beef ranches, maintaining the genetic diversity of the herd with the implantation of long-frozen cow embryos.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
diversity = variety

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