There is **symmetry** about the initial line and a cusp at the origin.

His vanity made him order the surgeons to cut out a bone which protruded below the knee and spoilt the **symmetry** of his leg.

In the first place, there is necessarily a complete **symmetry** round the direction of the force.

But he is always ingenious, often witty, and nobody has carried farther than he the harmony of diction, sometimes marred by an affectation of **symmetry** and an excessive use of antithesis.

A remarkable feature of the solar system, which distinguishes it from all other known systems in the universe, is the **symmetry** of arrangement and motion of its greater bodies.

A factor of considerable importance in determining boiling-points of isomers is the **symmetry** of the molecule.

The plane of the optic axes may be either perpendicular or parallel to the plane of **symmetry** of the crystal, and according to its position two classes of mica are distinguished.

The groups within groups adopted for this purpose were necessarily wanting in **symmetry**: the whole system presented a strangely irregular character.

If we consider for the present only the primary plane of **symmetry**, the figure is reduced to two dimensions.

An elaborate **symmetry** is observable in the construction of many of his elegies, and this has tempted critics to divide a number of them into strophes.

The rude **symmetry** of the feudal system had been long ago destroyed by partial and unskilful adaptations to modern commercial life, effected at various dates and in accordance with various theories.

If the **symmetry** that is so noticeable in geological history had extended to climate as well, many geographical features might now present likenesses instead of contrasts.

Pierre disturbed the **symmetry** by moving a chair for himself, and Berg and Vera immediately began their evening party, interrupting each other in their efforts to entertain their guest.