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The 200 years when Britain and the US were the top two economies were an aberration and that will change. The decline of empires has happened much faster than folks think. I believe that gold will be a far better bet in 20 years than the dollar.
Tom Winnifrith

Meaning of "aberration" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ABERRATION

aberration  [ˌæbəˈreɪʃən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ABERRATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aberration is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ABERRATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Aberration

An aberration is something that deviates from the normal way. Aberration may refer to...

Definition of aberration in the English dictionary

The first definition of aberration in the dictionary is deviation from what is normal, expected, or usual. Other definition of aberration is departure from truth, morality, etc. Aberration is also a lapse in control of one's mental faculties.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ABERRATION


acceleration
ækˌsɛləˈreɪʃən
collaboration
kəˌlæbəˈreɪʃən
configuration
kənˌfɪɡjʊˈreɪʃən
consideration
kənˌsɪdəˈreɪʃən
cooperation
kəʊˌɒpəˈreɪʃən
corporation
ˌkɔːpəˈreɪʃən
declaration
ˌdɛkləˈreɪʃən
decoration
ˌdɛkəˈreɪʃən
deliberation
dɪˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən
duration
djʊˈreɪʃən
expiration
ˌɛkspɪˈreɪʃən
exploration
ˌɛkspləˈreɪʃən
federation
ˌfɛdəˈreɪʃən
generation
ˌdʒɛnəˈreɪʃən
incorporation
ɪnˌkɔːpəˈreɪʃən
inspiration
ˌɪnspɪˈreɪʃən
operation
ˌɒpəˈreɪʃən
preparation
ˌprɛpəˈreɪʃən
restoration
ˌrɛstəˈreɪʃən
separation
ˌsɛpəˈreɪʃən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ABERRATION

aber
Abercrombie
Aberdare
Aberdeen
Aberdeen Angus
Aberdeen terrier
Aberdeenshire
aberdevine
Aberdonian
Aberfan
abernethy
aberrance
aberrancy
aberrant
aberrantly
aberrate
aberrational
Aberystwyth
abessive
abet

WORDS THAT END LIKE ABERRATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
combination
communication
confirmation
conversation
creation
destination
documentation
education
evaluation
excitation
formation
foundation
hesitation

Synonyms and antonyms of aberration in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ABERRATION»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «aberration» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of aberration

Translation of «aberration» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ABERRATION

Find out the translation of aberration to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aberration from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aberration» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

失常
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aberración
570 millions of speakers

English

aberration
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विपथन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

انحراف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

аберрация
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aberração
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্খলন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

anomalie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penyimpangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anomalie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

奇行
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

일탈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aberration
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự đi sai đường
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிறழ்ச்சி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विचलन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aberasyon
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

anomalia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aberracja
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

аберація
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

aberație
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εκτροπή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

afwyking
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aberration
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aberrasjon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aberration

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ABERRATION»

The term «aberration» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.697 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ABERRATION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aberration

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4 QUOTES WITH «ABERRATION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word aberration.
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Steve Coogan
I am of the very last generation who didn't have computers at school. As we grow old we'll become something of an aberration.
2
John Grierson
Some of us learned in a school of philosophy which taught that all was for the common good and nothing for oneself and have never, in any case, regarded the pursuit of happiness as anything other than an aberration of the human spirit.
3
Jane Mayer
Well, yes, I mean, I think that, you know, my sources suggest that there's a lot of support for the notion that there is a lot of Koran abuse and that it was very much a systematic design, not just an aberration.
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Tom Winnifrith
The 200 years when Britain and the US were the top two economies were an aberration and that will change. The decline of empires has happened much faster than folks think. I believe that gold will be a far better bet in 20 years than the dollar.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ABERRATION»

Discover the use of aberration in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aberration and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Aberration Theory Made Simple
This book provides a clear, concise, and consistent exposition of what aberrations are, how they arise in optical imaging systems, and how they affect the quality of images formed by them.
Virendra N. Mahajan, 1991
2
Aberration-corrected Imaging in Transmission Electron ...
This book provides a concise introduction to practical aspects of atomic-resolution imaging in aberration-corrected electron microscopy.
Rolf Erni, 2010
3
Aberration-corrected Analytical Electron Microscopy
This book is essential for microscopists involved in nanoscale and materials microanalysis especially those using scanning transmission electron microscopy, and related analytical techniques such as electron diffraction x-ray spectrometry ...
Rik Brydson, 2011
4
Aberration in Modern Poetry: Essays on Atypical Works by ...
"This critical work considers the role played by elements that might be considered aberrational in a poet's oeuvre.
Lucy Collins, Stephen Matterson, 2011
5
Aberration-Free Refractive Surgery: News Frontiers in Vision
A great deal of progress has been made since the publication of the first edition of Aberration-Free Refractive Surgery. It is now generally accepted that wavefront technology is defining a new standard of practice.
Josef F. Bille, C.F.H. Harner, Frieder Lösel, 2004
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Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics: ...
In the present volume, we have brought together the principal contributors, instrument designers and microscopists to discuss this topic in depth. * First book on the subject of correctors * Well known contributors from academia and ...
‎2009
7
Aberrations of Optical Systems
The book provides the complete range of mathematical tools, formulae, and derivations needed for understanding the process of optical design and for planning optical design programs.
W.T Welford, 1986
8
Partial Coherence and Aberration Effects on Speckle ...
In this works, aberration effects on Gaussian speckle on the image plane in both perfectly and partially coherent systems are theoretically and experimentally investigated.
Dongyel Kang, 2009
9
William Friedkin: Films of Aberration, Obsession and Reality
New to this second edition are three chapters covering the last five years of his work (which include 'Rules of Engagement' and the much-publicised re-release of the director's cut of 'The Exorcist').
Thomas D. Clagett, 2003
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Medical Ultrasound Aberration Correction Via Acoustic ...
The second context is aberration correction on receive.
Kevin Joseph Haworth, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ABERRATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aberration is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Europe Wins
Instead, it's something we can, perhaps, eventually regard as an aberration. And if Greece ends up exiting the euro? There's actually a pretty ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
2
Box Office: It's Judgment Day For 'Terminator Genisys' With $43M …
Sadly there was no Shrek 2 fluke over the holiday, but that aberration ($19m Wed/Thurs, $108m Fri-Sun) exists mostly to offer false hope and ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
3
NBA Sunday: The Otto Porter Opportunity
... from the departure of Pierce, but to ensure that his Wizards rise in the Eastern Conference would not ultimately go down as an aberration. «Basketball Insiders, Jul 15»
4
Politics in 2065: Primal or pragmatic?
What this new science of primal politics suggests is that the mostly pragmatic politics of the past 50 years is probably an aberration. What is ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
5
Lessons from 'Black Friday'
... of the battle against a psychic aberration that has gained firm control over the minds of a large number of Muslim youths across the globe. «Chandigarh Tribune, Jul 15»
6
Rugby: Highlanders complete their comeback
The annus horribilis of two years ago appears, in hindsight, nothing more than an aberration. The Highlanders already possessed players like ... «Otago Daily Times, Jul 15»
7
Gateway City: Peru's import business looking more golden in 2015
From the looks of things, 2014 was something of a hiccup for Peru and its trade with South Florida, an aberration. So far in 2015, Peru's trade is ... «Miami Herald, Jul 15»
8
Abbott hit by both sides on gay marriage
“As a Christian, I call on every Texan to reject this aberration and contact the governor to take swift action to end it.” Adams doesn't like that ... «San Antonio Express-News, Jul 15»
9
Wozniacki keen to end long wait
... but she again clutches a chance to correct the aberration after a 6-2, 6-2 demolition of Camila Giorgi that belied her wretched record on this ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
10
Tour icons from a land Down Under
It is, however, an aberration in a career marked by selflessness and professionalism. In a sport that's defined by teamwork but that celebrates ... «Perth Now, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Aberration [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aberration>. Jul 2019 ».
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