variety

  1. noticeable heterogeneity
  2. a specific kind of something
  3. a special kind of domesticated animals within a species
  4. a show consisting of a series of short unrelated performances
  5. a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
  6. a difference that is usually pleasant

Variety

A variant of a species which has arisen naturally

Variety

Propagation where seedlings grown from a plant will also have the same unique characteristic of the parent plant.
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variety

Titled variable of a mineral, characterized by a special property not present in other members of that same mineral such as color, location, chemical additive, crystal or aggregate, etc.
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variety

(from the article `species`) ...is of great importance for evolution in that individuals of one species share a common gene pool that members of other species do not. Within a ... The first step in establishing a fruit- or nut-growing industry is the selection of individual plants with high productivity and a superior product. ... [2...
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variety

(vә-ri´ә-te) a taxonomic subcategory of a species.
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variety

[n] - a difference that is usually pleasant
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Variety

• (n.) Such entertainment as in given in variety shows; the production of, or performance in, variety shows. • (n.) The quality or state of being various; intermixture or succession of different things; diversity; multifariousness. • (n.) Something varying or differing from others of the same general kind; one of a number of things t...
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variety

<botany> A taxonomic rank below subspecies in botany, varieties are usually the result of selective breeding and diverge from the parent species or subspecies in relatively minor ways. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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variety

noun a difference that is usually pleasant; `he goes to France for variety`; `it is a refreshing change to meet a woman mechanic`
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variety

noun (biology) a taxonomic category consisting of members of a species that differ from others of the same species in minor but heritable characteristics; `varieties are frequently recognized in botany`
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Variety

[botany] In botanical nomenclature, variety (abbreviated var.; in Latin: varietas) is a taxonomic rank below that of species: as such, it gets a three-part infraspecific name. ==Example== The pincushion cactus, Escobaria vivipara (Nutt.) Buxb., is a wide-ranging variable species occurring from Canada to Mexico, and found throughout New Mexi...
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Variety

[cybernetics] In cybernetics the term variety denotes the total number of distinct states of a system. == Overview == The term Variety was introduced by W. Ross Ashby to denote the count of the total number of states of a system. The condition for dynamic stability under perturbation (or input) was described by his Law of Requisite Variety....
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Variety

[linguistics] In sociolinguistics a variety, also called a lect, is a specific form of a language or language cluster. This may include languages, dialects, accents, registers, styles or other sociolinguistic variation, as well as the standard variety itself. `Variety` avoids the terms language, which many people associate only with the sta...
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Variety

[magazine] Variety is a weekly American entertainment-trade magazine owned by Penske Media Corporation. It was founded by Sime Silverman in New York in 1905 as a weekly; in 1933 it added Daily Variety, based in Los Angeles, to cover the motion-picture industry; in 1998 it brought out Daily Variety Gotham, based in New York. Variety.com is a...
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Variety

[radio] Variety is a radio format that plays music across numerous genres. Freeform variety is associated with a wide range of programming including talk, sports, and music from a wide spectrum. This format is usually found on smaller, non-commercial Public-broadcasting stations such as college radio, community radio or high school radio st...
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Variety

[universal algebra] In mathematics, specifically universal algebra, a variety of algebras is the class of all algebraic structures of a given signature satisfying a given set of identities. Equivalently, a variety is a class of algebraic structures of the same signature that is closed under the taking of homomorphic images, subalgebras and ...
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Variety

Va·ri'e·ty noun ; plural Varieties . [ Latin varietas : confer French variété . See Various .] 1. The quality or state of being various; intermixture or succession of different things; diversity; multifariousness. « Variety is nothing else ...
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Variety

A botanical subdivision within a species.
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Variety

A cat that has registered parents but is not eligible for championship status because it does not conform to the breed standard.
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variety

a classificatory rank below that of subspecies
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variety

a difference that is usually pleasant
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Variety

A division of a breed approved by the AKC. There are nine breeds that are divided into varieties: Cockers, Beagles, Collies, Dachshunds, Bull Terriers, Manchester Terriers, Chihuahuas, English Toy Spaniels, and Poodles.
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Variety

A division of a breed approved by the AKC. There are nine breeds that are divided into varieties
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Variety

A genetically similar population of plants, distinct in one or more traits from other populations.
Found on http://www.johnnyseeds.com/growers-library/glossary.html
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