AEolotropy
AEolotropy [AE]`o*lot"ro*py, n. (Physics) Difference of quality or property in different directions. [1913 Webster]

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  • aeolotropy — noun The phenomenon whereby the physical properties (e.g., electric conductivity, refractive index) of a body depend on the direction in which they are measured. Syn: anisotropy See Also: aeolotropic …   Wiktionary

  • aeolotropy — ae·o·lot·ro·py …   English syllables

  • aeolotropy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • aeolotropic — aeolotropy /ee euh lo treuh pee/, aeolotropism, n. /ee euh loh trop ik, troh pik/, adj. Physics. not isotropic; anisotropic. [1865 70; < Gk aiólo(s) fickle, changeful + TROPIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • aeolotropic — adjective having properties with different values along different axes • Syn: ↑eolotropic • Similar to: ↑anisotropic • Topics: ↑physics, ↑natural philosophy * * * aeolotro …   Useful english dictionary

  • aeolotropic — noun Pertaining to aeolotropy; of a body or substance, having physical properties (e.g., electric conductivity, refractive index) that depend on the direction in which they are measured. Syn: anisotropic …   Wiktionary

  • aeolotropic — /ˌiəloʊˈtrɒpɪk/ (say .eeuhloh tropik) adjective not isotropic; anisotropic. {Greek aiolo(s) changeful + tropic} –aeolotropy /iəˈlɒtrəpi/ (say eeuh lotruhpee), aeolotropism, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • сейсмическая анизотропия — Изменение сейсмической скорости в среде в зависимости от направления её измерения [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN seismic aeolotropyseismic anisotropy …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • eolotropy — noun see aeolotropy …   Useful english dictionary

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