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variance
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
difference
The exact meaning of variance is subject to its context. For example:
  • "There is a huge variance in how people respond to the medication." — difference
  • "50% of the variance is explained by genetics." — amount of difference
  • "Her speech was at variance with her actions." — different than
  • "Her speech was at variance from others." — different from
  • "Their main points of variance..." — difference
  • "There is little variance in quality." — difference between similar things
  • Are you at variance with the Englishman?
    Chapters 69-70 (27% in)
  • No, I repeat again, that nothing shall induce me to renew attempts evidently at variance with the Almighty's pleasure."
    Chapters 15-16 (79% in)
  • "Listen," said Monte Cristo; "I have had little to do with it, for I am at variance both with the father-in-law and the young man; there is only Mademoiselle Eugenie, who appears but little charmed with the thoughts of matrimony, and who, seeing how little I was disposed to persuade her to renounce her dear liberty, retains any affection for me."
    Chapters 85-86 (4% in)

There are no more uses of "variance" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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