inequilateral definition

  • adjective:
    • Having unequal sides; unsymmetrical or lopsided
    • Having unequal sides; unsymmetrical; unequal-sided.
    • Having the two stops unequal, as in the clam, quahaug, and most lamellibranch shells.
  • others:
    • perhaps not equilateral; having unequal edges: because, an inequilateral triangle.
    • In conchology, particularly, having the anterior and posterior ends of each device, as divided by an imaginary straight line from the umbones, unequal.
    • In Foraminifera, devoid of the convolutions of the shell in identical jet, but obliquely wound around an axis.
    • In botany, unsymmetrical from better improvement one side, due to the fact leaves of Begonia, the elm, etc.

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