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irregular

1. (of flowers) having any of their parts, esp petals, differing in size, shape, etc.; asymmetric
2. US (of merchandise) not up to the manufacturer's standards or specifications; flawed; imperfect
3. US imperfect or flawed merchandise

irregular

[i′reg·yə·lər]
(botany)
Lacking symmetry, as of a flower having petals unlike in size or shape.
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In the field of his main interest, further, his reason was persuaded by the pseudo-classical arguments that English (Elizabethan) tragedy, with its violent contrasts and irregularity, was theoretically wrong.
Thus also, those ancient cities which, from being at first only villages, have become, in course of time, large towns, are usually but ill laid out compared with the regularity constructed towns which a professional architect has freely planned on an open plain; so that although the several buildings of the former may often equal or surpass in beauty those of the latter, yet when one observes their indiscriminate juxtaposition, there a large one and here a small, and the consequent crookedness and irregularity of the streets, one is disposed to allege that chance rather than any human will guided by reason must have led to such an arrangement.
He maintained that an irregularity that cannot affect the final result should not be used to overturn the election, saying the errors were "so minor yet the election was nearly perfect".
The first irregularity was in the form of non-production of records, while the second was irregular mode of payments.
A 10-item questionnaire was administered to assess the menstrual irregularity in each student.
The commissioner directed them to visit wheat procurement centres and present reports on daily basis, adding that strict legal action would be taken against employees of Food Department if found involved in any irregularity or corruption.
We don't want any form of irregularity or corruption, and the President was very clear about it,' she added.
A case of irregularity in the purchase of various types of Hume pipes was noticed in Project Vartak (44 BRTF) of Border Roads Organisation (BRO) for which an internal Court of Inquiry has been ordered by BRO in October 2014.
A spokeswoman for Conwy council declined to comment on the scope of the investigation or the school or schools involved in the financial irregularity.
Moreover, he said, the tribunal did not mention any crime or irregularity committed by Ayaz Sadiq but he was imposed Rs 2 million fine.
I have been part of faculty teams in a few of these private universities and I sincerely believe it's important that parents are fully aware of any irregularity (poor quality education; admission irregularity; an incapable faculty member; irregularities in exams etc) for a number of reasons:
A total k-labeling is defined to be a vertex irregular total labeling of a graph Gif for every two different vertices x and y of G,wt(x) wt(y)The minimum k for which a graph G has a vertex irregular total k-labeling is called the total vertex irregularity strength of G, tvs(G).