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Princeton's WordNet

  1. asymmetry, dissymmetry, imbalance(noun)

    (mathematics) a lack of symmetry


  1. asymmetry(Noun)

    Want of symmetry, or proportion between the parts of a thing, especially want of bilateral symmetry.

  2. asymmetry(Noun)

    Lacking a common measure between two objects or quantities; Incommensurability.

  3. asymmetry(Noun)

    That which causes something to not be symmetrical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Asymmetry(noun)

    want of symmetry, or proportion between the parts of a thing, esp. want of bilateral symmetry

  2. Asymmetry(noun)


  3. Origin: [Gr. ; 'a priv. + symmetry.]


  1. Asymmetry

    Asymmetry is the absence of, or a violation of, symmetry.

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