: not isometric : having unsymmetrical parts
used of crystals with three unequal axes
: of or relating to a rock of granular texture but with constituents of unequal size
anisometric granite
: not having equal or corresponding poetic meters

Word History


French anisométrique, from an- + isométrique isometric

First Known Use

1850, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of anisometric was in 1850

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“Anisometric.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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