noun, plural ab·nor·mal·i·ties.
- abney level,
- abnormal occlusion,
- abnormal psychology,
- abo hemolytic disease of newborn
Origin of abnormality
Examples from the Web for abnormalities
They are searching for abnormalities in the soil, replanted vegetation and other signs of a rogue grave.
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
Usually, we also declare that human negligence must be the root of the abnormalities.The Most Dangerous Substance in America May Be Fertilizer|Megan McArdle|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And those errors—called point mutations—can create a fetus with abnormalities.
Abnormalities in shape of the skull were numerous, and twenty-nine had defective ears.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
Then, as natural languages are full of abnormalities and bad logic, let the student start with an artificial language!The Principles of Language-Study|Harold E. Palmer
A man who deals with this type of patient needs every advantage which he can get, for invariably he is dealing with abnormalities.Habits that Handicap|Charles B. Towns
Do not abnormalities of any sort justify extraordinary measures?The Passion for Life|Joseph Hocking
Supernumerary teeth and other deformities may have resulted from abnormalities in the replacement process.Five Natural Hybrid Combinations in Minnows (Cyprinidae)|Frank B. Cross