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deviation

noun

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  1. a turning away from a course or standard <a memoir that was discovered to contain numerous deviations from fact> Synonyms deflection, departure, detour, divergence, divagation, divergency, diversionRelated Words regression, retrogression, reversionNear Antonyms adherence




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