What is another word for asymmetry?

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[ e͡ɪsˈɪmətɹɪ], [ e‍ɪsˈɪmətɹɪ], [ eɪ_s_ˈɪ_m_ə_t_ɹ_ɪ]

Asymmetry is a term used to describe a lack of balance and harmony between two or more parts, features or elements. Some common synonyms for asymmetry include unevenness, imbalance, irregularity, disparity, disproportion, dissimilarity, incongruity, and lack of symmetry. These words are often used interchangeably, and they all convey a sense of disharmony or dissimilarity. Other less common synonyms for asymmetry include nonuniformity, variableness, un-similarity, unsymmetry, unconformity, non-coherence, dissymmetry, heterology, and un-equivalence. Overall, finding the right synonym for asymmetry depends on the context and specific meaning desired, but the above terms provide a starting point for accurately expressing these concepts.

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How to use "Asymmetry" in context?

There is something strikingly different about every living thing. Whether it be the way a flower sways in the wind or the way a pine tree rustles in the cold, something about each of these organisms compelled humans to study their asymmetry. While symmetry is often seen as the baseline form in nature, asymmetry is the predominant structure of the world around us.

There are many interesting asymmetric structures around us. One of the most striking examples can be seen in the human body. Our bodies are composed of symmetric halves, but they are asymmetric when viewed from the front or the back.

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