deviation


deviation
I noun aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, abnormality, alteration, anomalousness, anomaly, antipathy, antithesis, branching off, breach of practice, change of direction, change of position, contrast, dedinatio, defiance of custom, departure, departure from usage, detour, difference, digressio, disaccord, disaccordance, disagreement, discongruity, discontinuity, discord, discrepancy, disharmony, disparity, dissidence, dissimilarity, dissonance, distinctness, divagation, divergence, diverseness, diversion, incongruity, inconsistency, inconsonance, inharmoniousness, irregularity, nonconformism, nonconformity, nonimitation, nonobservance, nonuniformity, straying, swerve, swerving, unconformity, unlikeness, unorthodoxy, variability, variance, variation associated concepts: deviation doctrine, deviation from scope of employment, deviation from the norm II index avoidance (evasion), defect, detour, difference, digression, discrepancy, disparity, diversification, error, exception (exclusion), incongruity, inconsistency, indirection (indirect action), inequality, irregularity, miscue, nonconformity, quirk (idiosyncrasy), sodomy, variance (exemption)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


deviation
department from the route that a carrier has expressly or impliedly agreed to follow. Deviation without reasonable justification (e.g. to save life or property) amounts to a repudiation of the contract by the carrier (See common carrier).

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.

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  • déviation — [ devjasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • v. 1300; bas lat. deviatio I ♦ Action de dévier. 1 ♦ Action de sortir de la direction normale; son résultat. Déviation d un projectile, son écart du plan de tir. ⇒ 2. dérivation. Déviation d un navire, d un avion. ⇒ dérive.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Deviation — may refer to: Deviation (statistics), the difference between the value of an observation and the mean of the population in mathematics and statistics Standard deviation, which is based on the square of the difference Absolute deviation, where the …   Wikipedia

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  • deviation — deviation, aberration, divergence, deflection denote departure or an instance of departure from a straight course or procedure or from a norm or standard. Deviation, the term of widest application, usually requires qualification or a context to… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • deviation — de vi*a tion, n. [LL. deviatio: cf. F. d[ e]viation.] 1. The act of deviating; a wandering from the way; variation from the common way, from an established rule, etc.; departure, as from the right course or the path of duty. [1913 Webster] 2. The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deviation — (lat.: deviare: „(vom Weg) abweichen“ zu via: „Weg“) steht für: Deviation (Navigation), Fehler des Magnetkompasses durch Störfelder am Fahrzeug Deviation (Seerecht), die Abweichung vom vertraglich festgelegten Reiseverlauf Deviation… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • déviation — DÉVIATION. s. f. Détour, action par laquelle un corps se détourne de son chemin. J ai descendu la rivière sans aucune déviation. Il se dit figurément dans le même sens. Il a suivi sans déviation, dans toute sa conduite, les principes qu il s est… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • deviation — [dē΄vē ā′shən] n. [ME deviacion < LL deviatio] the act or an instance of deviating; specif., a) sharp divergence from normal behavior b) divergence from the official ideology or policies of a political party, esp. a Communist party c) the… …   English World dictionary

  • deviation — deviation. См. девиация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.


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