Meaning of ANISOTROPIC in English

ANISOTROPIC

adj.

Pronunciation: ˌ a- ˌ n ī -s ə - ' trä-pik

Function: adjective

Date: 1879

: exhibiting properties with different values when measured in different directions <an anisotropic crystal>

– an · iso · trop · i · cal · ly \ -pi-k( ə -)l ē \ adverb

– an · isot · ro · py \ -( ˌ )n ī - ' sä-tr ə -p ē \ also an · isot · ro · pism \ - ˌ pi-z ə m \ noun

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