Definitions for aberrantəˈbɛr ənt, ˈæb ər-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aberrant(adj)

    one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group

  2. aberrant, deviant, deviate(adj)

    markedly different from an accepted norm

    "aberrant behavior"; "deviant ideas"

Wiktionary

  1. aberrant(Noun)

    A person or object that deviates from what is normal in his group.

  2. aberrant(Noun)

    A group, individual, or structure that deviates from the usual or natural type, especially with an atypical chromosone number.

  3. aberrant(Adjective)

    Differing from the norm, from the expected type; deviating from morality; straying from the right way; abnormal, anomalous.

  4. aberrant(Adjective)

    Deviating from the ordinary or natural type; exceptional; abnormal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aberrant(adj)

    wandering; straying from the right way

  2. Aberrant(adj)

    deviating from the ordinary or natural type; exceptional; abnormal

  3. Origin: [L. aberrans, -rantis, p. pr. of aberrare. See Aberr.]

Freebase

  1. Aberrant

    Aberrant is a role-playing game created by White Wolf Game Studio in 1999, set in 2008 in a world where super-powered humans started appearing one day in 1998. It is the middle setting in the greater Trinity Universe timeline, chronologically situated about 90 years after Adventure!, White Wolf's Pulp era game, and over a century before the psionic escapades of Trinity/Aeon. The game deals with how the players' meta-human characters fit into a mundane world when they most definitely are not mundane, as well as how the mundane populace react to the sudden emergence of novas. The original Aberrant product line was discontinued in 2002, though a d20 System version was released in 2004. Onyx Path Publishing has recently acquired the rights to the Trinity Universe and has announced its intention to release a new edition of Aberrant.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Barry Behr:

    I think that for a man who feels or seems otherwise healthy and has aberrant semen parameters.

  2. Czech TV reporter Vaclav Cernohorsky:

    According to available news, this is not a terrorist attack, but an act committed by aberrant individual.

  3. Lorenzo Diaz-Mataix:

    Basic findings like this one will potentially help to understand and treat many psychiatric conditions that share aberrant memory processing.

  4. Bezalel Smotrich:

    My concern is that someone in the security establishment released this clip, at this time, in order to try to grant legitimacy to those aberrant interrogation methods, which apparently include unacceptable use of violence, against people from this group.

  5. Lorenzo Diaz-Mataix:

    Our results not only show that we are able to artificially manipulate memory, but also that this manipulation is correlated with long-lasting changes in the brain, basic findings like this one will potentially help to understand and treat many psychiatric conditions that share aberrant memory processing.

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