abnormal place

abnormal place

[ab′nȯr·məl ′plās]
(mining engineering)
An area in a coal mine where the geological conditions render mining uneconomical.
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Although you did not explain why you are sure that you are not pregnant, it is still important for an Ultrasound scan to be carried out in order to rule out the possibility of a pregnancy in an abnormal place like the Fallopian Tube.
Dermoids are examples of choristoma or congenital circumscribed overgrowth microscopically normal tissue in an abnormal place.
But researchers discovered the planaria's stem cells recognized they needed to regrow tissue but were unable to regenerate it in the correct place and instead formed tissues in abnormal places.
I sweat in really abnormal places - my knees and elbows - and they have to push me on the stage.
The former team leader for Domestic and General suffers from endometriosis, a condition where the lining of the womb grows in abnormal places and started complaining of severe back and leg pain and numbness in March.

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