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deviance

noun de·vi·ance \ˈdē-vē-ən(t)s\

Definition of DEVIANCE

:  deviant quality, state, or behavior

First Known Use of DEVIANCE

1944

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deviance

noun de·vi·ance \ˈdē-vē-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of DEVIANCE

:  deviant quality, state, or behavior

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