isotropy definition

  • noun:
    • the house of being identical, or obtaining the exact same actual properties, in all directions.
    • Uniformity of physical properties everywhere in a body; absence of all sorts of polarity; specifically, equal elasticity in all directions.
    • The state or property of being isotropic.
    • In embryology, the house whereby all the elements of the unsegmented egg tend to be alike with the capacity of offering increase to virtually any percentage of the embryonic human body: against anisotropy.
    • (physics) the house to be isotropic; getting the same worth whenever calculated in numerous directions

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