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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by a lack of correspondence in size, shape, and relative position of parts that are on opposite sides of a dividing line

Usage examples (37)
  • She has a very asymmetric face.
  • The term asymmetric warfare is bandied about, another few words, 'hands tied behind backs', would be more appropriate. logdon
  • IEDs are what the military term asymmetric threats.
  • The ones who have gone to what they call asymmetric tactics. for more
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