isotropic

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adjective iso·tro·pic \ˌī-sə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträ-\

Definition of isotropic

  1. :  exhibiting properties (such as velocity of light transmission) with the same values when measured along axes in all directions an isotropic crystal

isotropy

play \ī-ˈsä-trə-pē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of isotropic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1856


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isotropic

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adjective iso·tro·pic \ˌī-sə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträp-ik\

Medical Definition of isotropic

  1. 1:  exhibiting properties (as velocity of light transmission) with the same values when measured along axes in all directions an isotropic crystal

  2. 2:  lacking predetermined axes an isotropic egg

isotropy

\ī-ˈsä-trə-pē\play noun plural

isotropies


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