anisosphygmia an·i·so·sphyg·mi·a (ān-ī’sō-sfĭg’mē-ə)
A difference in the volume, force, or time of the pulse in the corresponding arteries on two sides of the body.
anisosthenic anisosthenic an·i·sos·then·ic (ān-ī’sŏs-thěn’ĭk) adj. Of or relating to two muscles or groups of muscles having unequal strength.
anisotonic anisotonic an·i·so·ton·ic (ān-ī’sə-tŏn’ĭk) adj. Having unequal osmotic pressure.
Physics. of unequal physical properties along different axes. Compare (def 1). Botany. of different dimensions along different axes. Historical Examples Whether variation of temperature induces in anisotropic organs only one type of response, or two types, positive and negative. Life Movements in Plants, Volume II, 1919 Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose Thick lines represent the more […]
Physics. of unequal physical properties along different axes. Compare (def 1). Botany. of different dimensions along different axes. adjective not isotropic; having different physical properties in different directions: anisotropic crystals (of a plant) responding unequally to an external stimulus in different parts of the plant adj. 1854; see an- (1) “not” + isotropic. anisotropic an·i·so·trop·ic […]