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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Anomalistic  \A*nom`a*lis"tic\,  Anomalistical 
  \A*nom`a*lis"tic*al\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  anomalistique.] 
  1.  Irregular;  departing  from  common  or  established  rules 
  2.  (Astron.)  Pertaining  to  the  anomaly,  or  angular  distance 
  of  a  planet  from  its  perihelion. 
  {Anomalistic  month}.  See  under  {Month}. 
  {Anomalistic  revolution},  the  period  in  which  a  planet  or 
  satellite  goes  through  the  complete  cycles  of  its  changes 
  of  anomaly,  or  from  any  point  in  its  elliptic  orbit  to  the 
  same  again 
  {Anomalistic},  or  {Periodical  year}.  See  under  {Year}.