abnormal


abnormal
Not normal; differing in any way from the usual state, structure, condition, or rule.

* * *

ab·nor·mal (')ab-'nȯr-məl adj deviating from the normal, average, or expected <\abnormal development> <results of the Pap smear were \abnormal> <\abnormal actions departing from accepted standards of social behavior>
ab·nor·mal·ly -mə-lē adv
abnormal n an abnormal person

* * *

ab·nor·mal (ab-norґməl) [ab- + normal] not normal; contrary to the usual structure, position, condition, behavior, or rule.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Synonyms: