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sameness

[seym-nis] /ˈseɪm nɪs/
noun
1.
the state or quality of being the same; identity; uniformity.
2.
lack of variety; monotony.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; same + -ness
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  • After thousands of years of sameness, life altered in radical ways.
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  • All of it has certain sameness no matter what the outlet.
  • The reason for not comprehensively reading this offering is boredom with sameness.
  • Nevertheless, there will be a sameness due to the limits of a single personality.
  • All this sameness is a big problem for the apparel business.
  • In no other part of the rich world is this idea so zealously upheld-to the point of sometimes being confused with sameness.
  • The sameness is depressing in some ways, but far better than the sullen bread queues that epitomised communism.
  • But eventually that commitment to ubiquity and sameness killed the company.
  • You've met the other regulars and now revel in the sameness, day after day.
British Dictionary definitions for sameness

sameness

/ˈseɪmnɪs/
noun
1.
the state or quality of being the same
2.
lack of change; monotony
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Word Origin and History for sameness
n.

1580s, from same + -ness.

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