NOUN | attribute | symmetry, symmetricalness, correspondence, balance | (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation |
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shape | symmetry, proportion | balance among the parts of something | |

attribute | symmetry, isotropy | (physics) the property of being isotropic |

Sounds | sih'mahtriy | |
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Rhymes | accusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy... |

Meaning | (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane. | |
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Synonyms | symmetricalness, correspondence, balance | |

Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |

Narrower | bilaterality, bilateralism, bilateral symmetry | The property of being symmetrical about a vertical plane |

radial symmetry | The property of symmetry about an axis | |

regularity, geometrical regularity | A property of polygons | |

Broader | spatial property, spatiality | Any property relating to or occupying space |

Opposite | asymmetry, dissymmetry, imbalance | (mathematics) a lack of symmetry / symmetry |

Spanish | simetría | |

Catalan | simetria | |

Adjectives | symmetric | having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts |

Verbs | symmetrize, symmetrise | make symmetric |

Meaning | balance among the parts of something. | |
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Synonym | proportion | |

Broader | balance, equilibrium, equipoise, counterbalance | equality of distribution |

Opposite | disproportion | lack of proportion / proportion |

Spanish | proporción, simetría | |

Catalan | proporció, simetria | |

Adjectives | symmetric | having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding / corresponding parts |

Verbs | symmetrize, symmetrise | make symmetric |

Meaning | (physics) the property of being isotropic; having the same value when measured in different directions. | |
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Synonym | isotropy | |

Category | physics, natural philosophy | The science of matter and energy and their interactions |

Broader | property | A basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class |

Opposite | anisotropy | The property of being anisotropic |

Spanish | isotropía | |

Catalan | isotropia |

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