Definition of anomalistic in English:



  • 1Of the nature of an anomaly; anomalous.

    ‘the production is stylistically anomalistic’
    • ‘I commonly receive information about these ongoing anomalistic events directly from the public and other resources.’
    • ‘Yeah, but those are the kind of anomalistic things that happen; I love those moments.’
    • ‘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.’
  • 2Astronomy
    Relating to the anomaly of a planet.

    • ‘Static information such as semi-major axis of ellipse, apogee and perigee altitudes, and anomalistic and nodal periods of satellite orbits.’