# ASYMMETRY

, the want of proportion, otherwise
called *incommensur ability,* or the relation of two quantities
which have no common measure, as between 1 and
√2, or the side and diagonal of a square.

, the want of proportion, otherwise
called *incommensur ability,* or the relation of two quantities
which have no common measure, as between 1 and
√2, or the side and diagonal of a square.

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Entry taken from A Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary, by Charles Hutton, 1796.

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