abnormality

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  • Info Abnormality refers to any deviation from the normal, the noun form of the adjective abnormal.
  • In some rare cases, additional abnormalities of the hands may also be present.
  • If no abnormalities are found, then the patient should receive further work-up or close follow-up.
  • Female-female competition is a common abnormality within animals with accepted sex roles.
  • After the war, women in engineering were seen as an out of place abnormality.
  • The women were not told of the abnormalities and several later died.
  • It is important that we should have a clear idea as to what an abnormality is. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • The series told the personal stories of people who are hiding physical abnormalities.
  • Twenty six tests were carried out and three significant abnormalities were observed.
  • The way was thus made clear for the rapid progress of our knowledge of this abnormality. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • The abnormality appears in a proportion of the individuals and only under very special conditions. Cited from Darwin and Modern Science, by A.C. Seward
  • Their parents should also be informed of the incident so they can also watch for signs of abnormality.
  • Rather than being released, he was committed on the grounds that he had a mental abnormality.
  • Large chromosomal abnormalities always produce effects on many different body parts and organ systems.
  • One thing we must bear in mind constantly in considering them, and that is their abnormality. Cited from The Vital Message, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • These abnormalities usually do not affect vision but can be observed during an eye examination.
  • Numerous associated abnormalities of other organ systems may be present.
  • Vesicles or other skin abnormalities may not be noticed until several years after birth.
  • The family is reduced to a few members whose mental and physical abnormalities are profound.
  • They also might want to know whether their fetus has some kind of congenital abnormality.
  • The degree of these abnormalities varies between individual dogs, and even between the same dog's eyes.
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Meaning of abnormality

  • noun An abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
  • noun Retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence
  • noun Marked strangeness as a consequence of being abnormal
  • noun Behavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality