isotropic


iso·tro·pic

adjective \ˌī-sə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträ-\

Definition of ISOTROPIC

:  exhibiting properties (as velocity of light transmission) with the same values when measured along axes in all directions <an isotropic crystal>
isot·ro·py \ī-ˈsä-trə-pē\ noun

Origin of ISOTROPIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1856

iso·tro·pic

adjective \ˌī-sə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträp-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ISOTROPIC

1
: exhibiting properties (as velocity of light transmission) with the same values when measured along axes in all directions <an isotropic crystal>
2
: lacking predetermined axes <an isotropic egg>
isot·ro·py \ī-ˈsä-trə-pē\ noun, plural isot·ro·pies

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