A roundabout way or course, especially a road used temporarily instead of a main route.
An occurrence that interrupts normal procedure or functioning; a mishap:
The definition of a diversion is an activity, often pleasant, that takes you away from your normal activity, or a detour or alternative course.
(Mathematics) The property or manner of diverging; failure to approach a limit.
Words spoken by an actor in such a way that they are heard by the audience but supposedly not by the other actors
Straying off from a course or way
Either or both of the curved lines, ( ), used to mark off parenthetical words, etc. or to enclose mathematical or logical symbols that are to be treated as a single term
An instance of digressing
Variation is how much something differs from another.
The deviation of an indicator of a measuring instrument from zero or from its normal position.
An incident or event that is part of a progression or a larger sequence:
A round trip (on a train, bus, ship, etc.) at reduced rates, usually with limits set on the dates of departure and return
The method used in dealing with or accomplishing:
The difference between one number in a set and the mean of the set.
A roundabout, indirect, or lengthy way of expressing something; periphrasis
The superscript sign (') used to indicate the omission of a letter or letters from a word, the possessive case, or the plurals of numbers, letters, and abbreviations.
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