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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Different from what you expected to find. Paradoxical or contradicting.

Usage examples (40)
  • We also acknowledge that from time to time this will throw up issues which might be considered anomalous.
  • Advanced forms of life may be anomalous in the universe
  • The anomalous is more surprising – thus often a lot more interesting – than the normal and mundane.
  • "Contact button," she muttered to herself, recalling the anomalous appearance of one on Noneth's hood. for more
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