Definitions for abnormalityˌæb nɔrˈmæl ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. abnormality, abnormalcy(noun)

    an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies

  2. abnormality, mental defectiveness(noun)

    retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence

  3. abnormality, freakishness(noun)

    marked strangeness as a consequence of being abnormal

  4. abnormality, irregularity(noun)

    behavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality

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  1. abnormality(Noun)

    The state or quality of being abnormal; variation; irregularity

  2. abnormality(Noun)

    Something abnormal; an aberration.

  3. Origin: * First attested in 1854.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Abnormality(noun)

    the state or quality of being abnormal; variation; irregularity

  2. Abnormality(noun)

    something abnormal

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  1. Abnormality

    Abnormality, in the vivid sense of something deviating from the normal or differing from the typical, is a subjectively defined behavioral characteristic, assigned to those with rare or dysfunctional conditions. Defining who is normal or abnormal is a contentious issue in abnormal psychology.


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