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    discrepancy

    discrepancy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word discrepancy

    Definition
    (noun) a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions
    Example Sentence
    • a growing divergence of opinion
    Definition
    (noun) an event that departs from expectations
    Synonyms : variance , variant
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for discrepancy

break into dis+creep+fancy= this is creep and this is fancy what an inconsistency with this item .i.e fancy and creep are different

dis + crep (crap)...if you think its crap, it will obviously lack consistency because your opinions will differ from the others...so discrepancy.

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