Another word for deviation
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These nouns mean a departure from what is prescribed or expected: tolerates no deviation from the rules; regretted the aberrations of my adolescence; the divergence of two cultures.
Another word for deviationnoun
A departing from what is prescribed:aberration, departure, divergence, divergency, diversion. See approach, correct
An instance of digressing:aside, digression, divagation, divergence, divergency, excursion, excursus, irrelevancy, parenthesis, tangent. See approach
The condition of being abnormal:aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, abnormality, anomaly, deviance, deviancy, irregularity, preternaturalness, unnaturalness. See good, usual