Translation of aberrant in Spanish:

aberrant

Pronunciation: /æˈberənt; əˈberənt/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [formal] [behavior] aberrante; (in statistics) atípico, anómalo
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    • Indeed, it was aberrant of him to accept the job and downright silly of the government to appoint him.
    • If you're successful, you've doomed your family to a somewhat aberrant, abnormal existence, but it's public service.
    • This was not an aberrant, deviant test thrust on the wife by an unusually suspicious husband.
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    • We have noticed that multiple clones carried an aberrant chromosome III that was indistinguishable by size.
    • Removal of this aberrant chromosome from further calculations makes no change to the inferences drawn.
    • Cells containing any of these types of chromosomal alterations were considered aberrant cells.

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Spain had three civil wars known as the guerras carlistas (1833-39, 1860, 1872-76). When Fernando VII died in 1833, he was succeeded not by his brother the Infante Don Carlos de Borbón, but by his daughter Isabel, under the regency of her mother María Cristina. This provoked a mainly northern-Spanish revolt, with local guerrillas pitted against the forces of the central government. The Carlist Wars were also a confrontation between conservative rural Catholic Spain, especially the Basque provinces and Aragón, led by the carlistas, and the progressive liberal urban middle classes allied with the army. Carlos died in 1855, but the carlistas, representing political and religious traditionalism, supported his descendants' claims until reconciliation in 1977 with King Juan Carlos.