Normal - (a.) According to an established norm, rule, or principle; conformed to a type, standard, or regular form; performing the proper functions; not abnormal; regular; natural; analogical.
Normal - (a.) According to a square or rule; perpendicular; forming a right angle. Specifically: Of or pertaining to a normal.
Normal - (a.) Standard; original; exact; typical.
Normal - (a.) Denoting a solution of such strength that every cubic centimeter contains the same number of milligrams of the element in question as the number of its molecular weight.
Normal - (a.) Denoting certain hypothetical compounds, as acids from which the real acids are obtained by dehydration; thus, normal sulphuric acid and normal nitric acid are respectively S(OH)6, and N(OH)5.
Normal - (a.) Denoting that series of hydrocarbons in which no carbon atom is united with more than two other carbon atoms; as, normal pentane, hexane, etc. Cf. Iso-.
Normal - (a.) Any perpendicular.
Normal - (a.) A straight line or plane drawn from any point of a curve or surface so as to be perpendicular to the curve or surface at that point.
Abnormal - (a.) Not conformed to rule or system; deviating from the type; anomalous; irregular.
Abnormalities - (pl. ) of Abnormality
Abnormality - (n.) The state or quality of being abnormal; variation; irregularity.
Abnormality - (n.) Something abnormal.
Abnormally - (adv.) In an abnormal manner; irregularly.
Anormal - (a.) Not according to rule; abnormal.
Normalcy - (n.) The quality, state, or fact of being normal; as, the point of normalcy.
Normalization - (n.) Reduction to a standard or normal state.
Normally - (adv.) In a normal manner.
Subnormal - (n.) That part of the axis of a curved line which is intercepted between the ordinate and the normal.
Normal - —adj. 1 conforming to a standard; regular, usual, typical. 2 free from mental or emotional disorder. 3 geom. (of a line) at right angles, perpendicular. —n. 1 a normal value of a temperature etc. B usual state, level, etc. 2 line at right angles. normalcy n. Esp. Us. Normality n. [latin normalis: related to *norm]
Abnormal - adj. Deviating from the norm; exceptional. abnormality n. (pl. -ies). Abnormally adv. [french: related to *anomalous]
Normal distribution - n. Function that represents the distribution of many random variables as a symmetrical bell-shaped graph.
Normalize - v. (also -ise) (-zing or -sing) 1 make or become normal. 2 cause to conform. normalization n.
Normally - adv. 1 in a normal manner. 2 usually.
Paranormal - adj. Beyond the scope of normal scientific investigation or explanation.
Subnormal - adj. Below or less than normal, esp. In intelligence.
To , before a vowel, when stressed —prep. 1 introducing a noun expressing: a what is reached, approached, or touched (fell to the ground; went to paris; five minutes to six). B what is aimed at (throw it to me). C as far as (went on to the end). D what is followed (made to order). E what is considered or affected (am used to that; that is nothing to me). F what is caused or produced (turn to stone). G what is compared (nothing to what it once was; equal to the occasion). H what is increased (add it to mine). I what is involved or composed as specified (there is nothing to it). 2 introducing the infinitive: a as a verbal noun (to get there is the priority). B expressing purpose, consequence, or cause (we eat to live; left him to starve; i'm sorry to hear that). C as a substitute for to + infinitive (wanted to come but was unable to). —adv. 1 in the normal or required position or condition (come to; heave to). 2 (of a door) in a nearly closed position. to and fro 1 backwards and forwards. 2 repeatedly between the same points. [old english] -
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