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an condition, state, or quality; irregularity; deviation. an thing or event. Contemporary Examples They are searching for abnormalities in the soil, replanted vegetation and other signs of a rogue grave. The Hunt for Madeleine McCann’s Grave Barbie Latza Nadeau May 11, 2014 Also, the types of abnormalities reported are not those associated with radiation exposures. […]
an condition, state, or quality; irregularity; deviation. an thing or event. Contemporary Examples I have an abnormality in the circuits for language output, and sure enough, as a child I had trouble getting language out. Temple Grandin: My Big Idea Temple Grandin, Richard Panek May 2, 2013 A post mortem examination revealed that there were […]
not normal, average, typical, or usual; deviating from a standard: abnormal powers of concentration; an abnormal amount of snow; abnormal behavior. extremely or excessively large: abnormal profit. Contemporary Examples The early-voter turnout, which figures to be heavily Democratic, is abnormally high. The Hot Shot Democrat You’ve Never Heard Of Sean Wilentz November 1, 2008 In […]
an abnormal condition, quality, etc.; abnormality; irregularity. Historical Examples The asparagus or sweet potato stem occasionally broadens out into a ribbon, and it passes as an abnormity. Appletons’ Popular Science Monthly, July 1899 Various The next one she called an abnormity, and the third she called a barn—simply. An American Girl in London Sara Jeannette […]
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