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symmetrical curve representing the normal distribution bell-shaped curve , Gaussian curve , Gaussian shape , normal curve
property of being symmetrical about a vertical plane bilateralism , bilaterality , bilateral symmetry
tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branches; sometimes classified as a variety of ponderosa pine black pine , Jeffrey's pine , Jeffrey pine , Pinus jeffreyi
type genus of the Bryaceae: mosses distinguished by mostly erect and tufted gametophytes and symmetrical short-necked capsules Bryum , genus Bryum
primitive elongated bilaterally symmetrical marine mollusk having a mantle covered with eight calcareous plates chiton , coat-of-mail shell , polyplacophore , sea cradle
small class of bilaterally symmetrical marine forms comprising the tooth shells class Scaphopoda , Scaphopoda
moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves clove , clove tree , Eugenia aromaticum , Eugenia caryophyllatum , Syzygium aromaticum
radially symmetrical animals having saclike bodies with only one opening and tentacles with stinging structures; they occur in polyp and medusa forms cnidarian , coelenterate
stout orchid of central California to northern Washington having racemes of white fragrant bilaterally symmetrical flowers coastal rein orchid , Habenaria greenei
biradially symmetrical hermaphroditic solitary marine animals resembling jellyfishes having for locomotion eight rows of cilia arranged like teeth in a comb comb jelly , ctenophore
symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a thing conformation
marine invertebrates with tube feet and five-part radially symmetrical bodies echinoderm
radially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers Echinodermata , phylum Echinodermata
circle dividing a sphere or other surface into two usually equal and symmetrical parts equator
liverworts with bilaterally symmetrical gametophytes; sometimes placed in the order Jungermanniales family Sphaerocarpaceae , Sphaerocarpaceae
garden laid out on regular lines with plants arranged in symmetrical locations or in geometrical designs formal garden
pattern of symmetrical figures, repeated fret , key , meander
extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages Fuji , Fuji-san , Fujinoyama , Fujiyama , Mount Fuji
periodic motion in which the displacement is either symmetrical about a point or is the sum of such motions harmonic motion
symmetrical tail fin extending beyond the end of the vertebral column as in most bony fishes homocercal fin
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