Pronunciation: /ˈsɪm ɪ tri/ Explain
Symmetry is a concept of balance or "patterned self-similarity" that can be demonstrated or proved according to the rules of a formal system: by geometry, through physics or otherwise. Point of symmetry. Line of symmetry.
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McAdams, David E. Symmetry. 5/5/2011. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/s/symmetry.html.