Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A deviation is difference or movement away from a standard.

Examples: (noun) Some classical music only allows for small deviations from the original style. (noun) There can be no deviation away from the contract.

Synonyms: nouns: change, departure, fluctuation.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 8 C