Etymology
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deviance (n.)

1944, "departure from a standard in behavior or state;" see deviant + -ance. A sociologists' word, perhaps coined because statisticians and astronomers already had claimed deviation.

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Definitions of deviance

deviance (n.)
a state or condition markedly different from the norm;
Synonyms: aberrance / aberrancy / aberration
deviance (n.)
deviate behavior;
Synonyms: deviation
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