Examples from the Web for asymmetry
“Always darker and to correct what they believe is asymmetry,” she says.
That asymmetry explains a great deal of the difference between the parties.
Asymmetry: a state of unlikeness in lateral development; absence of symmetry in form or in the development of members.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
That this asymmetry serves a useful purpose, therefore, was first revealed by experience.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
In all these cases the torsion and asymmetry of the body are unaffected.
Asymmetry is a common characteristic of the criminal physiognomy.Criminal Man|Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
This asymmetry affects particularly the premaxillae, the maxillae, and the nasals.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
British Dictionary definitions for asymmetry
Word Origin and History for asymmetry
1650s, "want of symmetry or proportion," from Greek asymmetria, noun of quality from asymmetros "having no common measure; disproportionate, unsymmetrical," from a- "not" + symmetros "commensurable" (see symmetry).