lopsidedness


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lop·sid·ed

 (lŏp′sī′dĭd)
adj.
1. Heavier, larger, or higher on one side than on the other.
2. Sagging or leaning to one side.
3. Characterized by the domination of one competitor over another: a lopsided victory.

lop′sid′ed·ly adv.
lop′sid′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lopsidedness - an oblique or slanting asymmetry
asymmetry, dissymmetry, imbalance - (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
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