aberration

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an optical phenomenon resulting from the failure of a lens or mirror to produce a good image

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Is their bigotry an integral part of their work or just an abberration? Can they be 'great' while being so tainted?
DRG-funding of hospitals and bonus systems for physicians: Stop abberrations provoked by false incentives!
Singh said the memo and a similar 2002 opinion for the CIA undermine the Bush administration's argument that abuses such as the Abu Ghraib scandal in 2003 were abberrations.
Because the non-masque-like court comedies Measure for Measure or The Merchant of Venice do not satisfy the existing genre description, they are described as "Problem Comedies" and thus dismissed as generic abberrations.
In a study of 29 individuals exposed as a result of this accident, there was a significant increase in chromosomal abberrations as compared to an unexposed control group (81).