HyperDic: symmetric

English > 1 sense of the word symmetric:
ADJECTIVEallsymmetric, symmetricalhaving similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts
English > symmetric: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningHaving similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts.
Synonymsymmetrical
Narrowerbilateral, isobilateral, bilaterally symmetrical, bilaterally symmetricHaving identical parts on each side of an axis
biradialshowing both bilateral and radial symmetry
cruciate, cruciformshaped like a cross
even, regularsymmetrically arranged
interchangeable(mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged
isosceles(of a triangle) having two sides of equal length
radial, stellate, radiateArranged like rays or radii
radially symmetrical, centrosymmetricHaving a symmetrical arrangement of radiating parts about a central point
rhombohedral, trigonalHaving threefold symmetry
See alsoparalleleverywhere equidistant and not intersecting
regularIn accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle
Oppositeasymmetrical, asymmetricCharacterized by asymmetry in the spatial arrangement or placement of parts or components
Spanishsimétrico
Catalansimètric
Nounssymmetry(mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation
symmetrybalance among the parts of something

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