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野菜をよく洗って、均等に切って、オーブンで焼きます。Is 均等 working here as a noun or adjective?

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均等【きんとう】 has both noun and -na adjective uses. In this particular context, we could interpret this term either way.

As a noun:

...均等【きんとう】    に 切【き】って、
...equal parts [IN] cut, →
... cut in equal parts,

As an adjective (with the に acting adverbially):

...均等【きんとう】 に  切【き】って、
...equal[ly] cut, →
... cut equally / uniformly,

The ultimate meaning is the same whichever way we choose to parse this.

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