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1. deviation

noun. ['ˌdiːviːˈeɪʃən'] a variation that deviates from the standard or norm.

Synonyms

  • variant
  • driftage
  • discrepancy
  • variance
  • difference
  • divergence
  • fluctuation
  • inflection
  • variation
  • flection
  • departure

Antonyms

  • birth
  • heat
  • relax
  • tense

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Rhymes with Deviation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with deviation


1. Noun, singular or mass
The law may require you to ask for a deviation in a written motion before the hearing.

Quotes about deviation


1. Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.
- Frank Zappa

2. deviation

noun. ['ˌdiːviːˈeɪʃən'] the difference between an observed value and the expected value of a variable or function.

Synonyms

  • mean deviation
  • outlier
  • mean deviation from the mean

Antonyms

  • convergence
  • convergency
  • regularity
  • disembarkation

3. deviation

noun. ['ˌdiːviːˈeɪʃən'] a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern).

Synonyms

  • deflexion
  • turning
  • deflection
  • divagation
  • turn
  • digression
  • diversion

Antonyms

  • antitype
  • same
  • invariable
  • sameness

4. deviation

noun. ['ˌdiːviːˈeɪʃən'] deviate behavior.

Synonyms

  • abnormality
  • irregularity

Antonyms

  • invariableness
  • changelessness
  • invariability

5. deviation

noun. ['ˌdiːviːˈeɪʃən'] the error of a compass due to local magnetic disturbances.

Synonyms

  • erroneousness

Antonyms

  • agreement
  • similarity
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