# Words Like VARIANCE

We have put together a list of words that are similar to **VARIANCE**.

### 19 Alternative Words Similar to variance

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Covariance
Noun Hyponym

### 10 definitions of variance

1
The quality or state of being variant; change of condition; variation.
2
Difference that produces dispute or controversy; disagreement; dissension; discord; dispute; quarrel.
3
A disagreement or difference between two parts of the same legal proceeding, which, to be effectual, ought to agree, -- as between the writ and the declaration, or between the allegation and the proof.
4
The expected value of the square of the deviation from the mean of a randomly distributed variable; the second moment about the mean. This is also the square of the standard deviation.
5
discord that splits a group
6
the second moment around the mean; the expected value of the square of the deviations of a random variable from its mean value
7
an official dispensation to act contrary to a rule or regulation (typically a building regulation)
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the quality of being subject to variation
9
a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions
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an event that departs from expectations