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adjective uneven pronunciation in American English /ʌnˈiv(ə)n/
  1. 1
    not smooth or level
    She walked carefully over the uneven ground.
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  2. 2
    not the same in size or length
    Her fingernails were short and uneven.
  3. 3
    not fairly balanced or equally shared
    an uneven distribution of resources
  4. 4
    not of the same quality in all its parts
    The economy has prospered, but growth has been uneven.
  5. 5
    not happening or appearing in a regular pattern
    His breathing was labored and uneven.

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