Aberrant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |æˈberənt|  American pronunciation of the word aberrant
Brit.  |əˈbɛr(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word aberrant

noun

- one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group

adjective

- markedly different from an accepted norm(syn: deviant, deviate)

Examples

...a year of aberrant weather—record rainfall in the summer, record heat in the autumn...

...aberrant behavior can be a sign of rabies in a wild animal...

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