anisometric

adjective
an·​iso·​met·​ric | \ ¦aˌnīsə¦me‧trik, a¦n- \

Definition of anisometric

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

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First Known Use of anisometric

1850, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for anisometric

French anisométrique, from an- + isométrique isometric

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The first known use of anisometric was in 1850

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“Anisometric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anisometric. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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