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Having different physical properties in different directions or with respect to different axes. Compare isotropic. anisotropy or anisotrophy n. [From Greek anisos unequal, from an- without + isos equal or the same + tropos a turn, from trapein to turn]

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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