abnormality

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abnormality

[ab·nȯr′mal·ə·tē]
(science and technology)
Any deviation from normal characteristics.
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James, a pupil at St Thomas of Aquin's High School in Edinburgh, suffered from Long Q-T Syndrome - an inherited abnormality of the heart's electrical system.
An x ray may be done before other tests to look for signs of an injury, tumor, or inherited abnormality.