isotropic

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

Definition of isotropic 

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

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isotropy \ī-ˈsä-trə-pē \ noun

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1856, in the meaning defined above

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isotropic

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

Medical Definition of isotropic 

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

2 : lacking predetermined axes an isotropic egg

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isotropy \ī-ˈsä-trə-pē \ noun plural isotropies

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