It comprises, besides observa tion and experiment (which is, in fact, onlytheobservation of abnormal social states), a certain peculiarity of verification. ab, from or away, errare; to wander), a deviation or wandering, especially used in the figurative sense: as in ethics, a deviation from the truth; in pathology, a mental derangement; in zoology and botany, abnormal development or structure. During this procedure, the tendon attached to a spastic muscle is cut and transferred to a different site, preventing the muscle from being pulled into an abnormal position. The problem is that we have all been socialized to believe that these feelings are abnormal and unnatural. | A person or object that is not normal. Whatever name you want to call the abnormal things that are occurring, it is because of what I posted -- our rebellion against God, God cursed us, consequences occurred, bad stuff happens because of the rebellion, because of the curse, because of the consequences. So it is clearly a part of the definite Christian teaching and tradition, that these so-called abnormal powers are within the reach of believers in Christianity. William worried that his abnormal bleeding was a symptom of cancer. If that copy carries the abnormal gene, they have WAS. The sixth book is devoted to the explanation, in accordance with natural causes, of some of the more abnormal phenomena, such as thunderstorms, volcanoes, earthquakes, &c., which are special causes of supernatural terrors. This lack of oxygen can lead to heart disease, high blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythm, heart failure, stroke, and car accidents caused by sleep deprivation. But the great diversity of these abnormal cases as shown in the examples cited above suggests the use of great caution in formulating definite morphological theories upon them. A state of the system in which these two properties are true will be called a " normal state "; other states will be spoken of as " abnormal.". 3. When the act is complicated and prolonged, it is termed abnormal birth. The child's abnormal behavior was disturbing to those around him. In the case of any crop year, if the relations which are suggested as indicating the "bulling" work of "futures" usually corresponded with "spot" prices being below the normal price of the crop year, or of what was left of the crop year, while the relations which are suggested to indicate the "bearing" work of "futures" on the whole corresponded with a relatively abnormal height of "spot," it would be a legitimate inference that "futures" were tending to smooth prices. The extreme development of the muscles in the weightlifting athlete and in the arm of the blacksmith is the result of increased functional activity with a corresponding increase in the vascular supply; this exercise may produce an over-development so excessive as to be classed as abnormal. However, anyone over 64 who has ever had abnormal smears will be invited for screening in the normal way. This may occur for many reasons, including Chiari malformation, abnormal cysts within the brain, and infections such as meningitis. solar urticaria (SU) is an abnormal reaction to sunlight or artificial light. "You see, sir, he has what they call abnormal eyesight. Your child may also see various medical doctors to rule out other causes of his abnormal behavior. WAS patients also have abnormal platelets, the specialized blood cells that help to form blood clots and control bleeding. The general abnormal or "positive" result reveals high levels of IgM antibody present in the infant's blood. The abnormal amplitude is greater, and is restricted to a narrower range of frequency, the smaller the friction. Abnormal secretion of estrogen and high serum levels of free testosterone are also present. 2. Lord Rayleigh had an interest in abnormal psychological investigations, and became a member and vice president of the Society for Psychical Research. Sickle cell anemia, also called sickle cell disease (SS disease), is an inherited condition caused by having abnormal hemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen in the blood. Symptoms of scorching owing to abnormal insolation e.g. The Word "Abnormal" in Example Sentences Page 1. This procedure may be used to treat other conditions in which abnormal tissue growth or obstructions exist. Straw, pink, yellow, or amber pigments (xanthochromia) are abnormal and indicate the presence of bilirubin, hemoglobin, red blood cells, or increased protein. Epilepsy (or abnormal EEGs) - often going back to early teenage. It reduces abnormal putrefaction in the bowel which can cause toxic and cancer producing substances to form. It boils at 118°, giving a vapour of abnormal specific gravity. Medical treatments In treating advanced retinopathy, doctors may use laser surgery to shrink abnormal blood vessels at the back of the eye. Even if the skin change is small, the cancer could still be growing somewhere else inside your body.Advanced basal cell cancer can look like a large bump or a big area of abnormal skin.