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dissymmetry

[di′sim·ə·trē]
(science and technology)
Lack of symmetry.
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It is thanks to these structures of feeling that Pierre Vernier considers himself able to begin his novelistic project--but it is the dissymmetries, difficulties and contradictions that make up his material, and for which he is ultimately searching.
This stray flux is most commonly created by small dissymmetries in the magnetic paths in the motor laminations.
Given the preceding account of ethical evaluation, there are two important dissymmetries in ethical evaluation.
Her ambiguous location vis-a-vis memory and geographic, social, and communal spaces influences her articulation of narratives of belonging which are aware of their contribution to power configurations even as they denounce their dissymmetries and paradoxes.
The comparison with Heaney involves certain inevitable dissymmetries that should be pointed out for clarity's sake.