noun, plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties.
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Example sentences from the Web for abnormality
It could be that those downstream abnormalities in cell development were due to improper signaling from the cerebellum.
They are searching for abnormalities in the soil, replanted vegetation and other signs of a rogue grave.
Most of those were in cases where fetal abnormalities were evident or there were grave risks to the health of the woman.
Also, the types of abnormalities reported are not those associated with radiation exposures.The Fukushima Generation: New Data on Birth Defects in Post-Meltdown Japan|Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky, Jake Adelstein|September 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This called the "disc abnormalities cause back pain thesis into question".The Most Dangerous Substance in America May Be Fertilizer|Megan McArdle|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He viewed his characters not in relation to other men and in normal activities; he isolated them—often amid abnormalities.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
I hasten to explain that I do not mean any of the abnormalities and monstrosities of present-day fashionable life.
This, of course, is simply one of the abnormalities caused by the supplanting of love by money as a motive in marriage.
Except as regards late "abnormalities," we have now surveyed the whole course of totemic evolution.The Secret of the Totem|Andrew Lang
This general description explains many of the abnormalities in freight rates throughout this territory.Railroads: Rates and Regulations|William Z. Ripley