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symmetry
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
balance among the parts of something

or more specifically:

having an exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
  • Both are massive enough in all conscience; but there is a certain mathematical symmetry in the Sperm Whale's which the Right Whale's sadly lacks.
    Chapters 73-75 -- Stubb and Flask Kill a Right Whale; The Sperm Whale's Head, The Right Whale's Head (46% in)

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