# Definition of deviation

## "deviation" in the noun sense

### 1. deviation, divergence, departure, difference

a variation that deviates from the standard or norm

"the deviation from the mean"

### 2. deviation

the difference between an observed value and the expected value of a variable or function

### 3. deviation

the error of a compass due to local magnetic disturbances

deviate behavior

### 5. diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation

a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern

"a diversion from the main highway"

"a digression into irrelevant details"

"a deflection from his goal"

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

# Quotations for deviation

To what gulfs a single deviation from the track of human duties leads! [ Byron ]

Resolution will sometimes relax, and diligence will sometimes be interrupted; but let no accidental surprise or deviation, whether short or long, dispose you to despondency. [ Johnson ]

# deviation in Scrabble®

The word deviation is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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## Seven Letter Word Alert: (3 words)

deviant, edition, invited

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# deviation in Words With Friends™

The word deviation is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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## Seven Letter Word Alert: (3 words)

deviant, edition, invited

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# Word Growth involving deviation

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## Longer words containing deviation

deviational

deviationism deviationisms

deviationist deviationists

deviations laterodeviations

deviations nondeviations

deviations overdeviations

deviations retrodeviations

deviations underdeviations

overdeviation overdeviations

retrodeviation retrodeviations

underdeviation underdeviations