nonsymmetrical

adjective
non·​sym·​met·​ri·​cal | \ ˌnän-sə-ˈme-tri-kəl How to pronounce nonsymmetrical (audio) \
variants: or nonsymmetric \ ˌnän-​sə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce nonsymmetric (audio) \

Definition of nonsymmetrical

: not symmetrical : not characterized by symmetry : asymmetrical, unsymmetrical a nonsymmetrical pattern a deer with nonsymmetric antlers The mass of the Moon is distributed in a nonsymmetrical manner, with the center of mass lying 1.8 km closer to the Earth than the geometrical center of figure.— Stuart Ross Taylor

First Known Use of nonsymmetrical

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonsymmetrical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonsymmetrical. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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