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anisotropy

 [an″i-sot´ro-pe]
the quality of being anisotropic.

anisotropy

/an·isot·ro·py/ (an″i-sot´rah-pe) the quality of being anisotropic.

anisotropy (an´āsôt´rəpē),

n the condition of not having properties or characteristics that are the same in all directions.

anisotropy

the quality of being anisotropic.
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