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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Duncan, "Loss of both GATA4 and GATA6 blocks cardiac myocyte differentiation and results in acardia in mice," Developmental Biology, vol.
Of these, serious congenital abnormalities were seen in seven of the twin sets; these included acardia and anencephaly.