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### Symmetric Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

**Symmetric Meaning and Definition**from

**WordNet (r) 2.0**

- symmetric
adj : having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of
corresponding parts [syn: symmetrical] [ant: asymmetrical]

**Symmetric Meaning and Definition**from

**Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)**

- Symmetric \Sym*met"ric\, a.
Symmetrical.

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### Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Symmetric'

- Symmetric matrix: In linear algebra , a symmetric matrix is a square matrix that is equal to its transpose . Let A be a symmetric matrix. Then:
**...** - Symmetric group: In mathematics , the symmetric group on a set is the group consisting of all bijection s of the set (all one-to-one and onto function s
**...** - Symmetric-key algorithm: Symmetric-key algorithms are a class of algorithm s for cryptography that use trivially related, often identical, cryptographic key s for
**...** - Symmetric multiprocessing: In computing , symmetric multiprocessing (or Symmetric Multiprocessor System date June 2011 - SMP) involves a multiprocessor computer
**...** - Symmetric space: In differential geometry , representation theory and harmonic analysis , a symmetric space is a smooth manifold whose group of symmetries
**...** - Symmetric graph: In the mathematical field of graph theory , a graph G is symmetric (or arc-transitive) if, given any two pairs of adjacent vertices u 1—v
**...** - Symmetric relation: In mathematics , a binary relation R over a set X is symmetric if it holds for all a and b in X that if a is related to b then b is
**...** - Symmetric polynomial: In mathematics , a symmetric polynomial is a polynomial P(X 1, X 2, …, X n) in n variables, such that if any of the variables are
**...** - Symmetric function: In mathematics , the term "symmetric function" can mean two different concepts. A symmetric function of n variables is one whose value at
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