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Medical Term:

symmetry

Pronunciation: sim'e-tre

Definition: Equality or correspondence in form of parts distributed around a center or an axis, at the extremities or poles, or on the opposite sides of any body.

[G. symmetria, fr. sym- + metron, measure]

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