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dissymmetry

  

      n   pl   , -tries  
1    lack of symmetry  
2    the relationship between two objects when one is the mirror image of the other  
3       another name for       chirality  
  dissymmetric  
  dissymmetrical      adj  
  dissymmetrically      adv  
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chirality  
      n   the configuration or handedness (left or right) of an asymmetric, optically active chemical compound,   (Also called)    dissymmetry         
     (C19: from Greek kheir hand + -al1 + -ity)  
  chiral      adj  


dissymmetry         
      n   pl   , -tries  
1    lack of symmetry  
2    the relationship between two objects when one is the mirror image of the other  
3       another name for       chirality  
  dissymmetric  
  dissymmetrical      adj  
  dissymmetrically      adv  

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