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Asymmetry

A lack of equivalence between two things, such as the unequal tax treatment of interest expense and dividend payments.

Asymmetry

A lack of equality between two things. For example, there may be asymmetry in how two types of income are taxed. Asymmetry may encourage certain business or investment decisions while discouraging others.
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But people with asymmetrical features motivated their teams and paid attention to them.
In every category measured, including the happiness of the leaders and their workers, the performance of the teams and even the profit the groups made made, those managed by more asymmetrical leaders scored better.
Then, the student rotates the paper on all sides to continue to check for asymmetrical balance.
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The conference brought together military officers and academics, mainly from member states of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, to discuss issues of morality and asymmetrical warfare.
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The authors organize the book according to specific concepts in synthesis as opposed to reaction types, such as asymmetrical transformations, chemical activation modes, classic interactions and kinetic resolution.
However, it is not true in the case of asymmetrical factorial experiments even though these are more useful and flexible in nature.
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The conclusions deliver a reminder of the necessity of facilities-based competition sustained by numerous, independent operators, and the virtues of and need for the adoption of a careful and nuanced approach to asymmetrical regulatory measures--governing the establishment of asymmetrical call termination tariffs according to the markets' structural balance being one area open to immediate application.
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