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irregularity

noun ir·reg·u·lar·i·ty \i-ˌre-gyə-ˈla-rə-tē, ˌi(r)-\

: the quality or state of being irregular

: something that is irregular

: something that is not usual or proper and that usually indicates dishonest behavior

plural ir·reg·u·lar·i·ties

Full Definition of IRREGULARITY

1
:  something that is irregular (as improper or dishonest conduct) <alleged irregularities in the city government>
2
:  the quality or state of being irregular

Examples of IRREGULARITY

  1. the irregularity of his behavior
  2. He is suffering from irregularity.

Origin of IRREGULARITY

Middle English irregularite, from Medieval Latin irregularitat-, irregularitas, from Late Latin irregularis
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with IRREGULARITY

IRREGULARITIES Defined for Kids

irregularity

noun ir·reg·u·lar·i·ty \i-ˌre-gyə-ˈler-ə-tē\
plural ir·reg·u·lar·i·ties

Definition of IRREGULARITY for Kids

1
:  the quality or state of being unusual, uneven, or happening at different times
2
:  something that is unusual, uneven, or happening at different times
Medical Dictionary

irregularity

noun ir·reg·u·lar·i·ty \(ˌ)ir-ˌ(r)eg-yə-ˈlar-ət-ē\
plural ir·reg·u·lar·i·ties

Medical Definition of IRREGULARITY

1
:  the quality or state of being irregular <hormonal irregularity>
2
:  occasional constipation <more fiber in one's diet may help relieve irregularity>

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