adverb see asymmetrical

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  • asymmetrically — asymmetrical ► ADJECTIVE ▪ lacking symmetry. DERIVATIVES asymmetric adjective asymmetrically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • asymmetrically — adverb in an asymmetrical manner (Freq. 2) they were asymmetrically arranged • Syn: ↑unsymmetrically • Ant: ↑symmetrically …   Useful english dictionary

  • asymmetrically — See asymmetric. * * * …   Universalium

  • asymmetrically — adverb In an asymmetric manner …   Wiktionary

  • asymmetrically — adv. in a manner lacking balance and proportion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asymmetrically — See: asymmetrical …   English dictionary

  • asymmetric — asymmetrically, adv. /ay seuh me trik, as euh /, adj. 1. not identical on both sides of a central line; unsymmetrical; lacking symmetry: Most faces are asymmetric. 2. (of a logical or mathematical relation) holding true of members of a class in… …   Universalium

  • Immortal DNA strand hypothesis — The immortal DNA strand hypothesis was proposed in 1975 by John Cairns as a mechanism for adult stem cells to minimize mutations in their genomes.Cairns, J. 1975. Mutation selection and the natural history of cancer. Nature (London) 255: 197… …   Wikipedia

  • Decoy effect — In marketing, the decoy effect (or asymmetric dominance effect) is the phenomenon whereby consumers will tend to have a specific change in preference between two options when also presented with a third option that is asymmetrically dominated. An …   Wikipedia

  • Asymmetric cell division — An asymmetric cell division produces two daughter cells with different properties. This is in contrast to normal cell divisions, which give rise to equivalent daughter cells. Notably, stem cells divide asymmetrically to give rise to two distinct… …   Wikipedia

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