[ noun ] noticeable heterogeneity
"a diversity of possibilities" "the range and variety of his work is amazing"
Used in print(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)
With the diversity of religious viewpoints , there are differences_of_opinion as to the essential features of religion ; and there are different opinions as to the essential functions of religion .(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)
Everywhere within the common pattern , however , one finds local diversity ; Greek history and culture were enduringly fertilized , and plagued , by the interplay of these conjoined yet opposed factors .