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abnormality

noun ab·nor·mal·i·ty \ˌab-nər-ˈma-lə-tē, -(ˌ)nr-\

: something that is not usual, expected, or normal : something that is abnormal

plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties

Full Definition of ABNORMALITY

1
:  something abnormal
2
:  the quality or state of being abnormal

Examples of ABNORMALITY

  1. The test results showed several genetic abnormalities.
  2. There was some abnormality in his vision.

First Known Use of ABNORMALITY

1847
ABNORMALITIES Defined for Kids

abnormality

ab·nor·mal·i·ty \ˌab-nər-ˈma-lə-tē\

Definition of ABNORMALITY for Kids

:  something that is not usual, expected, or normal <The X-ray showed no abnormalities.>

Variants of ABNORMALITY

ab·nor·mal·i·ty n, pl ab·nor·mal·i·ties
Medical Dictionary

abnormality

noun ab·nor·mal·i·ty \ˌab-nər-ˈmal-ət-ē, -(ˌ)nr-\
plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties

Medical Definition of ABNORMALITY

1
:  the quality or state of being abnormal
2
:  something abnormal <brain-wave abnormalities>

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