anomalous

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin anomalus, from Ancient Greek ἀνώμᾰλος (anṓmalos).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

anomalous (comparative more anomalous, superlative most anomalous)

  1. Deviating from the normal; marked by incongruity or contradiction; aberrant or abnormal.
  2. Of uncertain or unknown categorization; strange.
  3. Having anomalies.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ anomalous” in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.
  2. ^ anomalous” in the Collins English Dictionary