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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 xito mine contains skarn and replacement mineralization and surface sampling detected structures with high values of anomalous lead, zinc, and copper.
Jaime Napoles, were also charged with graft and malversation in connection with the alleged anomalous purchase of Kevlar helmets worth P3.8 million.
Duterte tags Trillanes' mom, Napoles in alleged anomalous helmet deal !-- -- Alexis Romero (Philstar.com) - June 22, 2019 - 1:14pm MANILA, Philippines President RodrigoDuterte has tagged the mother of his critic Sen.
Scimitar syndrome is a triad of: (1) anomalous vein appearing as curvilinear vascular density along the right heart border (2) hypoplastic right lung or a part of it and (3) heart in dextroposition.
The magnetic survey delineated three anomalous zones; two high magnetic zones (zone 1 ### 2) in the south-eastern side and one narrow zone of low magnetism (zone 3) in the NW-SW direction.
Objective: Total anomalous pulmonary venous return is an uncommon cyanotic congenital heart defect.
Ever since the faint glow was first detected 20 years ago, scientists have posited multiple theories to explain how the peculiar stream of microwaves, known as anomalous microwave emission or AME, is formed.
May, who specializes in anomalous cognition research and was the former director of the Star Gate program, and Marwaha, a researcher in Indian psychology and the synthesis of the cognitive sciences and anomalous cognition research, provide reports of the US government program Star Gate, which researched the validity of extrasensory perception and parapsychology and their applications to problems of US national security, and present its scientific results from the data: establishing the validity of remote viewing, identifying the characteristics of remote viewing targets including their entropic properties, the establishment of a heuristic model, and the creation of a comprehensive model of precognition grounded in a signal model based in physics and the neurosciences.
Such conditions are characterized by abnormal location of the orifice of a coronary artery, including anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA).
Anomalous origination of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus (ACAOS) represents the most common form of coronary artery anomalies in adults [1-3].
Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery (ARCAPA) is a rare congenital defect [1].
Anomalous dispersion widely exists in solute transport in ground water or in other porous media [1-7], which makes it difficult to simulate solute transport by traditional advection-dispersion equation.