Meaning of ASYMMETRIC in English
— 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 one order but not in the opposite order, as in the relation "being an ancestor of."
a. having an unsymmetrical arrangement of atoms in a molecule.
b. noting a carbon atom bonded to four different atoms or groups.
c. (of a polymer) noting an atom or group that is within a polymer chain and is bonded to two different atoms or groups that are external to the chain.
Also, asymmetrical .
[ 1870-75; A- 6 + SYMMETRIC ]
Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary. Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House . 2012