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Definitions of Abnormalities

  1. of Abnormality
  2. Congenital malformations of organs or parts.
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Usage examples for Abnormalities

  1. " I will now ask you to speak from your knowledge of blood tendencies as affected or distorted by mental abnormalities – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford
  2. Abnormalities of these glands also affect the individual all along the line, in all of his aspects. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  3. He knew too much of the intimate agony that produced those interesting lesions and abnormalities – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  4. And each one of these diseases and abnormalities is a new life of its own; it develops a body of knowledge, a science, and perhaps an art; it becomes the means of life, the environment and the determining destiny of thousands, perhaps millions, of human beings. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  5. Time to test for abnormalities – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  6. This condition, I hold, is fulfilled if the resemblances- as well as all kinds of other abnormalities are looked upon as signs sent for a specific purpose i. – Babylonian-Assyrian Birth-Omens and Their Cultural Significance by Morris Jastrow
  7. V If, now, we turn to birth- omens in the case of infants, we find in the omen texts the same two classes, those in which all kinds of abnormalities and malformations are registered, and such in which the fancied resemblance of the new- born infant to some animal, or of some features of an infant to those of an animal is introduced as a factor. – Babylonian-Assyrian Birth-Omens and Their Cultural Significance by Morris Jastrow
  8. Even in their abnormalities we have seen an agreement. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose
  9. Altogether it was a strange household, and, as he walked about the streets of the neighbourhood, Harvey often wondered what abnormalities even more striking might be concealed behind the meaningless uniformity of these heavily respectable housefronts. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  10. Besides, it is well to consider that laziness results either from special privileges, or physical and mental abnormalities – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  11. He was a thoroughly intelligent man, a teacher and a writer, with no abnormalities that attracted attention, and his tendency to doubt was only known to very near friends who laughed at it and had no idea at all of the annoyance that it often gave its unfortunate victim. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  12. In medical literature, however, there are numerous records of the spontaneous origin of various abnormalities which behave as dominants, such as brachydactyly, and Bateson considers the authenticity of some of these to be beyond doubt. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  13. Here it is only necessary to refer to the abnormalities in the reduction division which are related to mutation, and the results of these abnormalities in the number of chromosomes. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  14. The principal causes for these abnormalities according to the official study, were malnutrition and unsatisfactory hygienic- sanitary conditions. – Area Handbook for Albania by Eugene K. Keefe Sarah Jane Elpern William Giloane James M. Moore, Jr. Stephen Peters Eston T. White
  15. These abnormalities are true mutations. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  16. We shall then briefly inquire whether even the abnormalities sometimes met with in retinal responses have not their parallel in the responses given by the inorganic. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose
  17. These abnormalities or marked peculiarities seem to be more or less dissociated from intellectual capacity. – Eugenics as a Factor in the Prevention of Mental Disease by Horatio Milo Pollock
  18. Men's brains reeled in the presence of such abnormalities – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc

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