Pronunciation: (het'ur-u-klīt"),[key] —adj.Also,het•er•o•clit•icPronunciation: (het"ur-u-klit'ik),[key]het"er•o•clit'i•cal. 1. irregular or abnormal; anomalous.
2. Gram.irregular in inflection; having inflected forms belonging to more than one class of stems.
—n. 1. a person or thing that deviates from the ordinary rule or form.
2. Gram.a heteroclite word.