Anomaly

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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.
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In the study, at least three of the six students who were congenitally blind because of bilateral congenital unilateral anophthalmos had been educated at grade level in
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Six-month-old Jacob Nowak was diagnosed with Anophthalmos - a rare condition which affects less than one in every 100,000 children.