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diversity

noun
     
di‧ver‧si‧ty
1 [uncountable] the fact of including many different types of people or things
cultural/ethnic/linguistic etc diversity
The curriculum will take account of the ethnic diversity of the population.
2 [singular] a range of different people, things, or ideas [= variety]
diversity of
a diversity of opinions

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