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dis·crep·an·cy

 (dĭ-skrĕp′ən-sē)
n. pl. dis·crep·an·cies
1. Divergence or disagreement, as between facts or claims; difference.
2. An instance of divergence or disagreement. See Synonyms at difference.

discrepancy

(dɪˈskrɛpənsɪ)
n, pl -cies
a conflict or variation, as between facts, figures, or claims
Usage: Discrepancy is sometimes wrongly used where disparity is meant. A discrepancy exists between things which ought to be the same; it can be small but is usually significant. A disparity is a large difference between measurable things such as age, rank, or wages

dis•crep•an•cy

(dɪˈskrɛp ən si)

n., pl. -cies.
1. the state or quality of being discrepant.
2. an instance of being discrepant.
[1615–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.discrepancy - a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinionsdiscrepancy - a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion"
difference - the quality of being unlike or dissimilar; "there are many differences between jazz and rock"
leeway, allowance, tolerance, margin - a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
2.discrepancy - an event that departs from expectations
deviation, difference, divergence, departure - a variation that deviates from the standard or norm; "the deviation from the mean"

discrepancy

discrepancy

noun
2. A marked lack of correspondence or agreement:
Translations
تَعارُض، تَناقُض
rozpornesrovnalost
uoverensstemmelse
ósamræmi
neatitikimasnesutapimas
nesaskaņapretruna
rozpor
diskrepans

discrepancy

[dɪsˈkrepənsɪ] Ndiscrepancia f (between entre)

discrepancy

[dɪˈskrɛpənsi] n (between versions, opinions)divergence f
accounting discrepancies → différences f dans les comptes
price discrepancies → différences f de prix
discrepancies in sth → des différences dans qch
a discrepancy between sth and sth (= inconsistency) → une différence entre qch et qch

discrepancy

nDiskrepanz f (→ between zwischen +dat)

discrepancy

[dɪsˈkrɛpnsɪ] ndiscrepanza

discrepancy

(diˈskrepənsi) plural diˈscrepancies
disagreement or difference.

discrepancy

n. desacuerdo, discrepancia, diferencia.

discrepancy

n discrepancia; leg length — discrepancia en la longitud de las piernas
References in classic literature ?
The domestic nature of the story makes this audacious proceeding possible; while the lively fancies of my young readers will supply all deficiencies, and overlook all discrepancies.
Not so; these apparent discrepancies are easily reconciled.
Though none of these statements agreed with Kaviri's, that the Russian was but three days gone from the chieftain's village and that his following was much smaller than now stated, Tarzan was in no manner surprised at the discrepancies, for he was quite familiar with the savage mind's strange manner of functioning.
But, on the other hand, the seeming discrepancies of the Republic may only arise out of the discordant elements which the philosopher has attempted to unite in a single whole, perhaps without being himself able to recognize the inconsistency which is obvious to us.
We shall relate the circumstances of this melancholy affair as correctly as the casual discrepancies in the statements that have reached us will permit.
With laughter, and with more than one slap of his hand on my shoulder that was more caress than jollity, he pointed out the discrepancies in my tale
If you loved as I do,' she earnestly replied, 'you would not have so nearly lost me - these scruples of false delicacy and pride would never thus have troubled you - you would have seen that the greatest worldly distinctions and discrepancies of rank, birth, and fortune are as dust in the balance compared with the unity of accordant thoughts and feelings, and truly loving, sympathising hearts and souls.
Guballa noted various discrepancies in the attorney's fees earned by Sereno as legal counsel for the government in its case against Philippine International Air Terminals Co.
Use of lectins Anti-A1, Anti-H, Anti-AB in cell grouping and A1 cells, B cells and O cells serum grouping will detect any type of ABO group discrepancies including sub groups, H deficient/ absent groups, unexpected alloantibodies, autoantibodies, etc.
Anterior total size discrepancies (TSDs), however, have prevalence between 17% and 31% among orthodontic patients.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Thursday denied allegations regarding discrepancies in Airline's medical section in Lahore.
It is a structured, shared process whereby health care professionals obtain a Best Possible Medication History (BPMH), identify and resolve discrepancies, and communicate this information to the patient/family/caregiver and other relevant health care professionals (Accreditation Canada, 2015; Chan, Mahalingham, Richardson, Fernandes, & Battistella, 2015).