from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Lack of symmetry.
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- n. asymmetry
- n. chirality
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Absence or defect of symmetry; asymmetry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Want of symmetry, specifically that characteristic of dissymmetric bodies. See dissymmetric.
- n. Symmetry between two objects, with respect to a plane of symmetry, as between the right and left hands, or between right and left crystals of tartaric acid.
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- n. (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
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