Definitions for Asymmetryeɪˈsɪm ɪ tri
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asymmetry, dissymmetry, imbalance(noun)
(mathematics) a lack of symmetry
Want of symmetry, or proportion between the parts of a thing, especially want of bilateral symmetry.
Lacking a common measure between two objects or quantities; Incommensurability.
That which causes something to not be symmetrical.
want of symmetry, or proportion between the parts of a thing, esp. want of bilateral symmetry
Origin: [Gr. ; 'a priv. + symmetry.]
Asymmetry is the absence of, or a violation of, symmetry.
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Information asymmetry and inadequate risk management will hinder the growth of the online financing market.
The universe is asymmetric and I am persuaded that life, as it is known to us, is a direct result of the asymmetry of the universe or of its indirect consequences. The universe is asymmetric.
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