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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Asymmetric  \As`ym*met"ric\,  Asymmetrical  \As`ym*met"ri*cal\,  a. 
  [See  {Asymmetrous}.] 
  1.  Incommensurable.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  Not  symmetrical;  wanting  proportion;  esp.,  not  bilaterally 
  symmetrical.  --Huxley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  asymmetric 
  adj  :  characterized  by  asymmetry  in  the  spatial  arrangement  or 
  placement  of  parts  or  components  [syn:  {asymmetrical}] 
  [ant:  {symmetrical}] 




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