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Attire vs. Uniform

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Attirenoun

(clothing) One's dress; what one wears; one's clothes.

‘He was wearing his formal attire.’;

Uniformadjective

Unvarying; all the same.

Attirenoun

(heraldry) The single horn of a deer or stag.

Uniformadjective

Consistent; conforming to one standard.

Attireverb

(transitive) To clothe or adorn.

‘We will attire him in fine clothing so he can make a good impression.’; ‘He stood there, attired in his best clothes, waiting for applause.’;

Uniformadjective

(mathematics) with speed of convergence not depending on choice of function argument; as in uniform continuity, uniform convergence

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Attireverb

To dress; to array; to adorn; esp., to clothe with elegant or splendid garments.

‘Finely attired in a robe of white.’; ‘With the linen miter shall he be attired.’;

Uniformadjective

Composed of a single macromolecular species.

Attirenoun

Dress; clothes; headdress; anything which dresses or adorns; esp., ornamental clothing.

‘Earth in her rich attire.’; ‘I 'll put myself in poor and mean attire.’; ‘Can a maid forget her ornament, or a bride her attire?’;

Uniformadjective

(geometry) (of a polyhedron) That is isogonal and whose faces are regular polygons; (of an n-dimensional (n>3) polytope) that is isogonal and whose bounding (n-1)-dimensional facets are uniform polytopes.

Attirenoun

The antlers, or antlers and scalp, of a stag or buck.

Uniformnoun

A distinctive outfit that serves to identify members of a group.

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Attirenoun

The internal parts of a flower, included within the calyx and the corolla.

Uniformnoun

Phonetic equivalent for the letter U in the ICAO spelling alphabet, informally known as the NATO phonetic alphabet.

Attirenoun

clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion;

‘formal attire’; ‘battle dress’;

Uniformnoun

A uniformed police officer (as opposed to a detective).

Attireverb

put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive;

‘She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera’; ‘The young girls were all fancied up for the party’;

Uniformverb

(transitive) To clothe in a uniform.

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Uniformadjective

Having always the same form, manner, or degree; not varying or variable; unchanging; consistent; equable; homogenous; as, the dress of the Asiatics has been uniform from early ages; the temperature is uniform; a stratum of uniform clay.

Uniformadjective

Of the same form with others; agreeing with each other; conforming to one rule or mode; consonant.

‘The only doubt is . . . how far churches are bound to be uniform in their ceremonies.’;

Uniformnoun

A dress of a particular style or fashion worn by persons in the same service or order by means of which they have a distinctive appearance; as, the uniform of the artillery, of the police, of the Freemasons, etc.

‘There are many things which, a soldier will do in his plain clothes which he scorns to do in his uniform.’;

Uniformverb

To clothe with a uniform; as, to uniform a company of soldiers.

Uniformverb

To make conformable.

Uniformnoun

clothing of distinctive design worn by members of a particular group as a means of identification

Uniformverb

provide with uniforms;

‘The guards were uniformed’;

Uniformadjective

always the same; showing a single form or character in all occurrences;

‘a street of uniform tall white buildings’;

Uniformadjective

the same throughout in structure or composition;

‘bituminous coal is often treated as a consistent and homogeneous product’;

Uniformadjective

not differentiated

Uniformadjective

evenly spaced;

‘at regular (or uniform) intervals’;

Uniform

A uniform is a type of clothing worn by members of an organization while participating in that organization's activity. Modern uniforms are most often worn by armed forces and paramilitary organizations such as police, emergency services, security guards, in some workplaces and schools and by inmates in prisons.

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