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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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The first cases of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery were described by Brooks in 1885, (3) and since then only 100 cases have been reported.
3% of all the people undergoing coronary angiography are reported to have anomalous coronary arteries.
Anomalous cognition is defined here as the acquisition of information through non-sensory means, or ESP.
briefly discusses fundamental properties of glassy disordered systems at high temperatures close to the transition to liquid, then in more detail discusses anomalous properties at low energies, in fact at low temperature and/or frequencies lower than the Debye values.
The incidence of anomalous origin of the left vertebral artery from the aortic arch ranges between 1% and 5.
All results (both soil sampling and BLEG sampling) have been analysed and anomalous values determined for each of the BLEG (gold), soil sampling (copper) and soil sampling (nickel).
Topics include an introduction to fractional derivatives, random processes with infinite moments, the theory of Levy flights, fractional diffusion models of anomalous transport, anomalous kinetics, breaking mathematical aspects of anomalous transport in Hamiltonian systems, anomalous heat conduction, anomalous relaxation in complex systems, anomalous transport in glass-flowing liquids, subdiffusion-limited reactions, anomalous transport on disordered fractals, theoretical concepts and physical applications of superstatistics, money circulation science, molecular displacement in porous media and polymers probed by nuclear magnetic resonance, anomalous molecular dynamics in confined spaces, high-speed single molecule tracking that reveals the partitioning of the cell membrane.
Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC) is a rare congenital anomaly, corresponding to approximately 2% of all congenital heart defects (1).
To start with, the pulse alters the properties of each section of the pathway so that it exhibits what's known as anomalous dispersion.
An anomalous course of the carotid arteries in the neck is uncommon.
By 1989, an ultra-small-angle x-ray scattering (USAXS) instrument (3) had been added to X23A3, specifically for the purpose of enabling anomalous ultra-small-angle x-ray scattering.
ABSTRACT: This investigation considered personality variables in relation to anomalous experiences, beliefs, abilities, fear of the anomalous, and anomalous experiences associated with drug use (as assessed by the Anomalous Experience Inventory).