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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (mathematics) a lack of symmetry.

Usage examples (40)
  • This broadly distributed deformation shows no asymmetry or evidence of rotation.
  • My favorite post on policy asymmetry is this one from Catallarchy.
  • Raman sought to find the explanation of the anomalies in asymmetry observed in the molecules.
  • That asymmetry, which is the so-called moral hazard problem, is just a huge issue. for more
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