Origin of aberrant
Examples from the Web for aberrant
Turmeric could have important abilities in healing and preventing brain damage—or this could be an aberrant finding.Fish Oil, Turmeric, and Ginseng, Oh My! Are ‘Brain Foods’ B.S.?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The occurrence of one aberrant group (Solenodon) in the West Indies is, however, noteworthy.
If there has been inheritance here, marked and aberrant variation is also observed.Prehistoric Man|W. L. H. Duckworth
Why assume that in these aberrant states there is anything besides hysteria, besides epilepsy, besides insanity?Human Personality and its Survival of Bodily Death|Frederick W. H. Myers
In figure 293 there is an aberrant form of design in which the triangle is used in combination with parallel and oblique bands.Archeological Expedition to Arizona in 1895|Jesse Walter Fewkes
Aberrant forms are not uncommon, especially among butterflies and moths, and are worthy of careful study.Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting|William T. Hornaday
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Word Origin for aberrant
Word Origin and History for aberrant
1798, originally in natural history, from Latin aberrantem (nominative aberrans), present participle of aberrare "to wander away, go astray" (see aberration).