Definition for SYM-ME'TRIC-AL

SYM-ME'TRIC-AL, a. [from symmetry.]

  1. Proportional it its parts; having its parts in due proportion, as to dimensions; as, a symmetrical body or building.
  2. In botany, flowers are symmetrical when the segments the calyx, the petals and the stamens are regular, equal, and alike. – Lindley.

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