deviation


de·vi·a·tion

noun \ˌdē-vē-ˈā-shən\

Definition of DEVIATION

: an act or instance of diverging from an established way or in a new direction: as a : evolutionary differentiation involving interpolation of new stages in the ancestral pattern of morphogenesis b : noticeable or marked departure from accepted norms of behavior

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