abnormality

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

Definition of abnormality

plural

abnormalities

  1. 1 :  something abnormal

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being abnormal

Examples of abnormality in a sentence

  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 English Language Learners

abnormality

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

Definition of abnormality for English Language Learners

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


ABNORMALITY Defined for Kids

abnormality

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ab·nor·mal·i·ty \ˌab-nər-ˈma-lə-tē\

Definition of abnormality for Students

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

Variants of abnormality

n, pl

abnormalities


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

abnormalities

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being abnormal

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



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