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variance
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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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
  • He walked through the living room to the brightly lit kitchen, thinking with each step that he must stay with his speech, exactly as he'd rehearsed, no variance.
    Chapter 12 (23% in)

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