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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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A spokeswoman for G4S added: "It's up to the Ministry of Justice whether they give deviators to prisons.
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This prevents an increase in lever arm advantage for wrist flexor and ulnar deviators, leading to fewer problems with soft tissue balancing.
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A neat bit of illustration of this with respect to the Pharisees is to be found in Matthew 15, where the halakhot of the Pharisees are taken to be innovations; that is, the Christians are the traditionalists and the Pharisees the deviators, but the Pharisees, of course, object that the Christians are "transgressing the traditions of the elders" (v.
The ionic domains of zinc sulfonated EPDM may be acting as tear deviators or arrestors.
But among pricing rules consistent with core outcomes, the Day-Milgrom pricing rule provides the smallest total temptation to bidders to misreport: the sum of the potential gains to deviators from truthful reporting is minimized.