inequilateral

adjective
in·​equilateral | \ "+ \

Definition of inequilateral

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

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First Known Use of inequilateral

, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for inequilateral

in- entry 1 + equilateral

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“Inequilateral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inequilateral. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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