Meaning of “irregularity” in the English Dictionary

"irregularity" in British English

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irregularitynoun

uk /ɪˌreɡ.jəˈlær.ə.ti/ us /ɪˌreɡ.jəˈler.ə.t̬i/

(Definition of “irregularity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"irregularity" in Business English

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irregularitynoun [ C or U ]

uk /ɪˌreɡjəˈlærəti/ us

something that is not according to usual rules or what is expected, and often not acceptable:

The company discovered accounting irregularities going back three to four years.

(Definition of “irregularity” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)