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anisotropic

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adjective an·iso·trop·ic \ˌa-ˌnī-sə-ˈträ-pik\

Definition of anisotropic

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

an·iso·trop·i·cal·lyplay \-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
an·isot·ro·pyplay \-(ˌ)nī-ˈsä-trə-pē\ also an·isot·ro·pism play \-ˌpi-zəm\ noun


1879

First Known Use of anisotropic

1879


Medical Dictionary

anisotropic

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adjective an·iso·trop·ic \(ˌ)an-ˌī-sə-ˈträp-ik\

Medical Definition of anisotropic

  1. :  exhibiting properties with different values when measured in different directions :  not isotropic <an anisotropic crystal>

  2. an·isot·ro·pism \-ˌī-ˈsä-trə-ˌpiz-əm\play noun
    an·isot·ro·py \-pē\play noun, plural an·isot·ro·pies




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