Definition of anomalistic in English:


Line breaks: anom¦al|is¦tic
Pronunciation: /əˌnɒməˈlɪstɪk


  • 1Of the nature of an anomaly; anomalous: the production is stylistically anomalistic
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    • It might turn out to be less an anomalistic act of a dying old enemy and more the herald of things to come from a new foe.
    • Yeah, but those are the kind of anomalistic things that happen; I love those moments.
    • I commonly receive information about these ongoing anomalistic events directly from the public and other resources.
  • 2 Astronomy Relating to the anomaly of a planet.
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    • Static information such as semi-major axis of ellipse, apogee and perigee altitudes, and anomalistic and nodal periods of satellite orbits.

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