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  Definition of symmetry
  1. (physics) the property of being isotropic; having the same value when measured in different directions
  2. (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact correspondence of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
  3. balance among the parts of something
Similar Words: isotropy, symmetricalness, correspondence, balance, proportion

 

Hyponyms: regularity, geometrical regularity, bilaterality, bilateralism, bilateral symmetry, radial symmetry

 

Derivational Morphology: symmetrize, symmetrise, proportion

 

 
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