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Meaning of IMBALANCE

Pronunciation:  im'baluns

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
  2. [n]  a state of disequilibrium (as may occur in cases of inner ear disease)

IMBALANCE is a 9 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: asymmetry, instability, unbalance
 Antonyms: balance, balance, correspondence, symmetricalness, symmetry
 See Also: disequilibrium, eyedness, footedness, geometrical irregularity, handedness, irregularity, laterality, lopsidedness, radial asymmetry, skewness, spatial property, spatiality



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 Related Terms: anamorphism, anamorphosis, asymmetry, buckle, contortion, contrariety, crookedness, detorsion, deviation, difference, disequilibrium, disparity, disproportion, distortion, gnarl, heterogeneity, inadequacy, inequality, inequity, injustice, insufficiency, irregularity, knot, lopsidedness, nonuniformity, odds, overbalance, quirk, screw, shortcoming, torsion, tortuosity, turn, twist, unbalance, unevenness, unfair discrimination, unsymmetry, warp, wrench, wrest, wring