inequilateral

adjective

in·​equilateral
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1
: having the two ends unequal
inequilateral bivalve mollusk
2
: having the convolutions of the shell wound obliquely around an axis

Word History

Etymology

in- entry 1 + equilateral

First Known Use

, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of inequilateral was in

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“Inequilateral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inequilateral. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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