aberrated


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aberrated

(ăb′ə-rā′tĭd)
adj.
Characterized by defects, abnormality, or deviation from the usual, typical, or expected course.
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The "before and after" optics testing was performed using three independent verification methods in Ball's cleanroom: 1) a structural model of the European Space Agency's Faint Object Camera; 2) the Ball Image Analyzer; and, 3) the Independent Verification Team's Aberrated Beam Analyzer.
The investigators reported that the PI3 kinase pathway (PIK3CA mutation or loss of PTEN) was aberrated in 50% of MBC samples, suggesting that anti-hormonal therapies may be warranted, especially in combination with PI3 kinase pathway inhibitors.
For Arendt, these characters self-consciously directed their ruthless calculation to the pursuit of power, and fully cognizant of the human destruction necessary for its achievement, they are remarkable, and even in a sense courageous, in taking responsibility--albeit in distorted and aberrated ways--for transgressing all divine and human morality and law.
Among his topics are optical transfer function, balanced aberrations and Zernike circle polynomials, a defocused system with annular pupils, line of sight of an aberrated system, and imaging through atmospheric turbulence.