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anomalous

a·nom·a·lous

(ă-nom'ă-lŭs)
Of abnormal quality.
[G. anōmalos, irregular]

anomalous

(ă-nom′ă-lŭs) [Gr. anomalos, uneven]
Deviating from or contrary to normal; irregular.
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But the anomalousness of the criminal-its irreducibility to the biopsychological--nonetheless permits genes for individual behaviors that are in fact usually criminalized.
The reason for her maternal anomalousness, curiously, is her immaturity, which leads to a role reversal: paradoxically, her son takes care of her and feels responsible for their life together.
Some interpreters of McDonagh see the very anomalousness of the period setting as reflective of the realities of the Irish socio-cultural situation.