AskDefine | Define aberrance

Dictionary Definition

aberrance n : a state or condition markedly different from the norm [syn: aberrancy, aberration, deviance]

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Alternative spellings


  1. State of being aberrant; a wandering from the right way; deviation from truth, rectitude, etc.

Derived terms

  • Aberrancy of curvature; (Geometry): the deviation of a curve from a circular form.


state of being aberrant; a wandering from the right way; deviation from truth, rectitude


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Extensive Definition

Aberration has several meanings:
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aberrance in Bulgarian: Аберация
aberrance in Catalan: Aberració
aberrance in Czech: Aberace
aberrance in Danish: Aberration
aberrance in German: Aberration
aberrance in Spanish: Aberración
aberrance in Esperanto: Aberacio
aberrance in French: Aberration
aberrance in Galician: Aberración
aberrance in Indonesian: Aberasi
aberrance in Italian: Aberrazione
aberrance in Lithuanian: Aberacija
aberrance in Norwegian: Aberrasjon
aberrance in Norwegian Nynorsk: Aberrasjon
aberrance in Polish: Aberracja
aberrance in Romanian: Aberaţie
aberrance in Russian: Аберрация (значения)
aberrance in Slovak: Aberácia
aberrance in Slovenian: Aberacija
aberrance in Finnish: Aberraatio
aberrance in Swedish: Aberration
aberrance in Ukrainian: Аберація
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