Definitions for Discrepancydɪˈskrɛp ən si

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. discrepancy, disagreement, divergence, variance(noun)

    a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions

    "a growing divergence of opinion"

  2. discrepancy, variance, variant(noun)

    an event that departs from expectations

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  1. discrepancy(Noun)

    An inconsistency between facts or sentiments.

    They found a discrepancy between the first set of test results and the second, and they're still trying to figure out why.

  2. discrepancy(Noun)

    The state or quality of being discrepant.

  3. Origin: From discrepantia, from discrepans, from discrepō, from crepō. See also discrepant.

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  1. Discrepancy(noun)

    the state or quality of being discrepant; disagreement; variance; discordance; dissimilarity; contrariety

  2. Origin: [L. disrepantia: cf. OF. discrepance. See Discrepant.]

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