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Related to isotropy: Isotropy group
Identical in all directions; invariant with respect to direction.
i·sot′ro·py (ī-sŏt′rə-pē), i·sot′ro·pism (-pĭz′əm) n.
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|Noun||1.||isotropy - (physics) the property of being isotropic; having the same value when measured in different directions|
property - a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class; "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
anisotropy - the property of being anisotropic; having a different value when measured in different directions
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