- asymmetric bars,
- asymmetric time,
- asymmetric warfare,
- asymmetrical warfare,
- asymptotic freedom,
Origin of asymmetry
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
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).