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1. Deviating from the normal or common order, form, or rule.
2. Equivocal, as in classification or nature.
[From Late Latin anōmalos, from Greek, uneven : probably from an-, not; see a-1 + homalos, even (from homos, same; see sem- in Indo-European roots).]
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|Noun||1.||anomalousness - deviation from the normal or common order or form or rule|
birth defect, congenital abnormality, congenital anomaly, congenital defect, congenital disorder - a defect that is present at birth
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