That which is peculiar; a special and distinctive characteristic or habit; particularity.
A defect in a lens or mirror that prevents light rays from being focused at a single point and results in a distorted or blurred image. &diamf3; Aberration that results in distortion of color is called chromatic aberration. &diamf3; Aberration that is caused by imperfections in the surface or shape of a spherical mirror or lens is called spherical aberration.
A case to which a rule, general principle, etc. does not apply
An odd or unusual happening
(Chemistry) The concentration of a solution expressed as the number of gram equivalent weights of solute per liter of solution.
(Countable) A particular regular occurrence
deviation from normal, usual
The definition of a standard is something established as a rule, example or basis of comparison.
The definition of conformity is similarity or harmony, or the following of rules and social norms.
(Geometry) The deviation of a curve from circular form.
Deviation is defined as the act of departing from the accepted practice or the norm.
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
a person who is unusual
Find another word for anomaly. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for anomaly, like: irregularity, oddity, peculiarity, aberration, exception, freak, normality, regularity, usual, standard and conformity.