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heterogeneous (adj) (of things or persons) of different types/dissimilar.
A heterogeneous set of people are a group of people of different kinds - of races, of appearances, of tastes, etc.. A heterogeneous row of buildings are a row of buildings of dissimilar architecture. Heterogeneous is non-uniform.
- India is a country with a heterogeneous population, made up of people of different languages, different ethnicity, different ways of dressing, etc..
- It is always difficult to design a teaching program for a class of a heterogeneous group of pupils, some very bright, some mediocre, and some slow to understand.