Dis·crep·ance Dis·crep·an·cy n.; pl. -ances -ancies The state or quality of being discrepant; disagreement; variance; discordance; dissimilarity; contrariety.
There hath been ever a discrepance of vesture of youth and age, men and women. --Sir T. Elyot.
There is no real discrepancy between these two genealogies. --G. S. Faber.
n 1: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or
opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion" [syn: disagreement,
2: an event that departs from expectations [syn: variance, variant]