Deviating from a general rule method or analogy unusual irregular as an anomalous proceeding
- deviating from general or typical order or type
- Deviating from a general guideline, technique, or analogy; abnormal; unusual; because, an anomalous proceeding.
something that is exclusive and goes from the "norm"
Irregular; exemplary; uncommon; maybe not complying to rule, strategy, or type.
1640s, from belated Latin anomalus, from Greek anomalos "uneven, unusual" (see anomaly). Related: Anomalously; anomalousness.
(a.) Deviating from an over-all guideline, method, or example; irregular; unusual; as, an anomalous proceeding.
In the natural order Rosaceae, the series Querciflorae, and the very anomalous genus Casuarina and others, instead of a single macrospore a more or less extensive sporogenous tissue is formed, but only one cell proceeds to the formation of a functional female cell.