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asymmetric

A difference in two related modes, often referring to a speed disparity. For example, it may take longer to compress or encrypt than to decompress or decrypt the data. Contrast with symmetric. See asymmetric compression and public key cryptography.
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The more such distances are extended, measured against the relative (and remarkable) weakness of the cluster, the more acutely natural and multiform the asymmetrical sensation becomes, Examples 20, 21.
TEI questions whether (1) the revenue loss from asymmetrical tax accounting (assuming that dealers and users have used different methods) is significant and (2) the cure is worse than the perceived ill.
Philosophically, we believe that symmetrical public relations is more ethical and socially responsible than asymmetrical PR because it manages conflict rather than wages war.
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3, ([empty set]30 X 2 + Mooned), a platform resting on the floor on asymmetrical supports, onto which visitors stepped and sought to find their balance.
Undulation in animals is clearly a result of asymmetrical nervous excitation of muscles, not of buckling," he says.
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Especially because an immense, asymmetrical, four-story staircase slices the space right through its heart.
The three major jugular bulb variants are an asymmetrical jugular bulb foramen, a high-riding jugular bulb with or without dehiscence, and a jugular bulb diverticulum.
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