Meaning of VARIANCE in English

VARIANCE

(~s)

1.

If one thing is at ~ with another, the two things seem to contradict each other. (FORMAL)

Many of his statements were at ~ with the facts...

PHRASE: v-link PHR, oft PHR with n

2.

The ~ between things is the difference between them. (FORMAL)

...the ~s in the stock price.

= variation

N-VAR: usu with supp

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