Usage examples for abnormality

  1. It must be normal in place, as it is so situated that it will admit of no abnormality. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  2. Not infrequently the fundamental reason for habitual miscarriage lies in some anatomical abnormality which a surgical operation alone can correct. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  3. At first glance, the hand was no different from any other skeleton hand one might see any day in any place where they sold anatomical specimens for the use of members of the medical profession; but as Mr. Bawdrey, holding it on the palm of his right hand, flattened it out with the fingers of his left, the abnormality at once became apparent. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  4. If an abnormality is recognized which cannot at once be treated to the best advantage, arrangements will be made for such prompt treatment that the woman will not become an invalid. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  5. On the contrary, everything points to the conclusion that the abnormality is an arrest or incomplete occurrence of the normal process of development, i. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  6. It is curious that the same unusual season should have produced the same abnormality in places so far apart, practically representing all the hop districts of the country. – Grain and Chaff from an English Manor by Arthur H. Savory
  7. The man, without doubt, was an extremely instructive specimen of abnormality. – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  8. It is to the literary and artistic genius that the seeker after abnormality has to turn; and in this field, again, the facts serve to show their own meaning. – The Story of the Mind by James Mark Baldwin
  9. So Lady would have worn her ring, so feared our growing intimacy, so felt the burden of an abnormality not her own, so confessed to me the barrier and in extremity lied about her name, so the family would have shrunk from any notice, and striven to rid themselves of Carucci and of me. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  10. In his dislike of publicity he was extreme to the point of abnormality; it made him ill to see his name in print, except under just the right conditions. – The Last Harvest by John Burroughs