Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the state or condition of being aberrant; a wandering from the right way; deviation from truth, rectitude, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as aberrancy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a state or condition markedly different from the norm

Etymologies

From aberr ("to stray"), from Latin aberrō ("to wander from the way") + -ance (Wiktionary)

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