What Is an Anomaly?

Answer

An anomaly is a deviation from the common rule or form. It can also refer to an odd, peculiar strange condition, situation or quality. An anomaly can also refer to an incongruity or inconsistency n or someone or something anomalous.
Q&A Related to "What Is an Anomaly"
An anomaly is something that uniquely occurs.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What+is+anomaly+in+Biolo...
An anomaly is the quantum violation of charge conservation. This doesn't in happen in all theories, but it does in certain chiral gauge theories. 't Hooft anomaly matching says
http://www.quora.com/Gauge-Theory/What-is-t-Hooft-...
An anomaly - deviation from the normal or common order or form or rule, or a person who is unusual.
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-an-anomalie
anomaly: deviation from the normal or common order or form or rule; a person who is unusual; (astronomy) position of a planet as defined by its angular...
http://www.kgbanswers.com/what-is-anomaly/4747436
1 Additional Answer
Ask.com Answer for: what is an anomaly
a·nom·a·ly
[uh-nom-uh-lee]
NOUN [PLURAL A·NOM·A·LIES.]
1.
a deviation from the common rule, type, arrangement, or form.
2.
an anomalous person or thing; one that is abnormal or does not fit in: With his quiet nature, he was an anomaly in his exuberant family.
3.
an odd, peculiar, or strange condition, situation, quality, etc.
4.
an incongruity or inconsistency.
5.
Astronomy a quantity measured in degrees, defining the position of an orbiting body with respect to the point at which it is nearest to or farthest from its primary.
More Definitions
Fewer Definitions
Source: Dictionary.com
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com