dissymmetry

noun
dis·sym·me·try | \(ˌ)di(s)-ˈsi-mə-trē \

Definition of dissymmetry 

: the absence of or the lack of symmetry

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dissymmetric \(ˌ)di(s)-sə-ˈme-trik \ adjective

First Known Use of dissymmetry

1845, in the meaning defined above

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