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anomalous


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anomalous  \A*nom"a*lous\,  a.  [L.  anomalus,  Gr  ?  uneven, 
  irregular;  'an  priv.  +  ?  even  ?  same  See  {Same},  and  cf 
  {Abnormal}.] 
  Deviating  from  a  general  rule  method,  or  analogy;  abnormal; 
  irregular;  as  an  anomalous  proceeding. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anomalous 
  adj  :  deviating  from  the  general  or  common  order  or  type 
  "advanced  forms  of  life  may  be  anomalous  in  the 
  universe" 




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