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Synonyms for deviate

Synonyms for deviate

to turn away from a prescribed course of action or conduct

to turn aside, especially from the main subject in writing or speaking

to change the direction or course of

one whose sexual behavior differs from the accepted norm

Synonyms for deviate

be at variance with

cause to turn away from a previous or expected course

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markedly different from an accepted norm

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Ali Ariduru, the general manager of Turkey's civil aviation authority, said that according to the results of the preliminary investigation, the aircraft "definitely deviated from the normal flight path", Reuters reported.
The deviated nose: Optimizing results using a simplified classification and algorithmic approach.
Indeed, the men who formed the backbone of the YMCA used the ambiguity of their brotherhood to create lives that deviated sharply from heterosexual norm s.
But the institute found early Monday morning that the spacecraft had deviated from its planned orbital path.
In the SLA industry of the early 1980s firms' future performances improved as they deviated from fit.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Breathe Right(R) nasal strips for the temporary relief of breathing difficulties due to deviated nasal septum.
Millions who suffer chronic postnasal drip, bloody noses, obstructed nasal breathing, and snoring may be afflicted by a deviated septum, advise specialists at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston.
According to Hagens Berman's investigation, the Fund deviated from its stated investment objective by investing a material percentage of its portfolio in high risk non-U.
Conrad Murray deviated from commonly accepted medical standards and made significant errors when he gave Michael Jackson the anesthetic propofol to help him sleep, a final defence witness admitted during the doctor's trial.
Tracking 22 beetles, Dacke found that the beetles under the filter deviated from their previous course by turns of nearly 90[degrees].
It looked like it was going to be stronger for our neck of the woods earlier, but the trajectory kind of deviated and went more to the north,'' he said.
The right inferior turbinate and left nasal cavity were unremarkable, but the nasal septum was deviated to the right.
The SEC determined that Potts had deviated from GAAP and GAAS and was negligent in his duties as an independent auditor.
Rosenthal discussed Sonoran Energy's agreements with AGR, a leading provider of G & G, reservoir and drilling management technical expertise and services for the global oil and gas industry; RLG International, a global consultancy firm providing drilling performance improvement solutions; and Welltec, a world leader in the development and application of cost-effective well intervention solutions for horizontal and deviated oil and gas wells.