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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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The rate of change includes not only active proportions, but also the entire range of contradictory temperaments among asymmetrical proportions: the suddenly frozen, Example 40; the sudden unwillingness of a pitch to enter any new partitioning: the pitch gets stuck, the measuring spirit is unwilling, Example 40a.
The numerical analysis of the asymmetrical one-pylon suspension bridge was carried out using specific bridge computing and analysis software MIDAS/Civil.
How then can a stock-market investor manage risk and reward in a world of asymmetrical possibilities and probabilities and unequal profits and losses?
To further enhance the performance of the proposed asymmetrical FL-based MPPT controller, the MF setting values of dP/dV can be further optimized.
How do we equip the warrior to engage ethically complex weapons technology and changing asymmetrical conflict?
When the complexity of temperature field distribution increases, such as two-peak and three-peak asymmetrical, the modified algorithm also possesses the relatively best performance of [E.sub.m] and [E.sub.r] among LSA and RBF ([E.sub.m]: 5.67%, [E.sub.r]: 6.48%).
The asymmetrical bearing design represents yet another major step.
Previous studies have tested pollinator preference for symmetrical flowers (Moller, 1995; Moller and Sorci, 1998; West and Laverty, 1998; Frey and Bukoski, 2014), but most take advantage of asymmetrical flowers found in nature.
In [17] the asymmetrical microstrip coupled-line has been mainly proposed for circuit size reduction.
In this article, an S-band two-way inverted asymmetrical Doherty power amplifier using an unbalanced dual-path LDMOS FET is proposed.
On Saturday, the deputy commander of the IRGC Ground Forces said that the Great Prophet 8 maneuver is being held to practice passive defense in asymmetrical warfare through the use of various techniques and tactics.
Hadid's website states that Wangjing Soho is an office and retail complex that is a "welcome and farewell to Beijing." It consists of three asymmetrical towers conceived to establish a "vibrant, dynamic presence on the Beijing skyline."

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