She presents the curious anomaly of the most solid masonry joining with oak and hemp in constituting the completed ship.
Now as this law, under a modified form, is to this day in force in England; and as it offers in various respects a strange anomaly touching the general law of Fast and Loose-Fish, it is here treated of in a separate chapter, on the same courteous principle that prompts the English railways to be at the expense of a separate car, specially reserved for the accommodation of royalty.
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We consider the accident an anomaly — not a reason to change standard procedures.
They rate a nuclear event from 1 (an anomaly) to 7 (a major accident).