Anomaly

(redirected from Alder's anomaly)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to Alder's anomaly: Chediak-Higashi anomaly, May Hegglin Anomaly

Anomaly

An unusual or unrepeatable event. For example, a stock index inexplicably rising 20% in a week during a bear market may constitute an anomaly.