Definition of deviation:
- The act of deviating; a wandering from the way; variation from the common way, from an established rule, etc.; departure, as from the right course or the path of duty.
- The state or result of having deviated; a transgression; an act of sin; an error; an offense.
- The voluntary and unnecessary departure of a ship from, or delay in, the regular and usual course of the specific voyage insured, thus releasing the underwriters from their responsibility.
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- difference (part of speech: noun)
- deflection (part of speech: noun)
- non-uniformity (part of speech: noun)
unconformity (part of speech: noun)
- change (part of speech: noun)
- departure (part of speech: noun)
- angularity (part of speech: noun)
- "Thaddeus of Warsaw", Jane Porter.
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.