self-similarity

noun
self-sim·i·lar·i·ty | \ ˌself-ˌsi-mə-ˈler-ə-tē , -ˈla-rə- \

Definition of self-similarity 

: the quality or state of having an appearance that is invariant upon being scaled larger or smaller magnify the fractal and you can see the self-similarity of its edge

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self-similar \ˌself-ˈsi-mə-lər, -ˈsim-lər \ adjective

First Known Use of self-similarity

1967, in the meaning defined above

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