Asked in Science
What does anomaly mean in science?
Definition: an irregularity or peculiarity that deviates from normal expectations and can be difficult to identify or classify--something odd or unusual Synonyms: peculiarity, abnormality, deviation, oddity, irregularity, curiosity, discrepancy, exception, aberration Antonyms: normalcy, constancy, regularity Tips: Anomaly is often used in statistics to describe an occurrence that seems out of the norm or unexplainable. See enigma for additional analysis of anomaly. Usage Examples: I don't think we need to worry about that happening again; it was just a one time anomaly. (irregularity, discrepancy) I don't think we...
Asked in Movie Ratings
What are the ratings and certificates for Anomaly - 1996?
Anomaly - 1996 is rated/received certificates of: Australia:PG
Asked in Example Sentences, How To
How To Use Anomaly in a sentence?
The five leaf clover she found in the yard is certainly an anomaly. She attended law school back in the days when a female lawyer was anomaly. We don't have many tall people in our family so anyone close to 6 feet is an anomaly. ...
Asked in Women's Health
What can be done to prevent miscarriages?
The causes of miscarriage vary, but it can be treated surgically if the cause is an anatomical anomaly. Specifically, those surgical procedures target the cervix by increasing it's support of the uterus and therefore decrease the chances of miscarriage especially in the first trimester. ...
Asked in Medical Terminology
What is the medical term meaning any deviation from normal that is present at birth?
congenital anomaly Congenital anomaly
Asked in The Solar System
What planet is an anomaly?
Several of the planets could be considered anomalies. Mercury is an anomaly because it has an abnormally large core in proportion to its size. Venus is an anomaly because it rotates in the opposite direction from the other planets. Earth is an anomaly because it has an abnormally large moon in porportion to its size. Uranus is an anomaly because its rotational axis is at a nearly 90 degree angle to those of the other planets. ...