Symmetry in everyday language refers to a sense of harmonious and beautiful
proportion and balance. In mathematics, "symmetry" has a more precise
If you can draw a line down the center of something and get two similar halves,
it's symmetrical. Shapes like squares and circles are symmetrical. Unless you've
Symmetric definition, characterized by or exhibiting symmetry; well-proportioned,
as a body or whole; regular in form or arrangement of corresponding parts.
Symmetrical definition, characterized by or exhibiting symmetry; well-
proportioned, as a body or whole; regular in form or arrangement of
Symmetry is when one shape becomes exactly like another if you flip, slide or
turn it. The simplest type of Symmetry is "Reflection" (or "Mirror") Symmetry, ...
having sides or halves that are the same : having or showing symmetry. Source:
Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary. Examples: symmetrical in a sentence.
Jun 8, 2015 ... Symmetry occurs in many areas of mathematics. This lesson explains symmetry
in math and explores the three basic types of symmetry: ...
The definition of symmetrical is something that is the same on both sides of a
center point or axis. When your face is the same in size, shape and proportions
Quick Reference ~ A maths Dictionary for Kids by Jenny Eather ... symmetry. • an
object is symmetrical when one half is a mirror image of the other half.
sym·met·ri·cal also sym·met·ric (-rĭk). adj. Of or exhibiting symmetry. sym·met′ri·
cal·ly adv. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition.