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abnormality

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

Simple Definition of abnormality

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

Full Definition of abnormality

plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties

  1. 1 :  something abnormal

  2. 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.



1847

First Known Use of abnormality

1847


ABNORMALITY Defined for Kids

abnormality

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ab·nor·mal·i·ty \ˌab-nər-ˈma-lə-tē\

Definition of abnormality

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



Variants of abnormality

n, pl ab·nor·mal·i·ties

Medical Dictionary

abnormality

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

Medical Definition of abnormality

plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being abnormal

  2. 2:  something abnormal <brain-wave abnormalities>





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