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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·crep·an·cy /dɪsˈkrɛpənsi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or
           opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion" [syn: disagreement,
            divergence, variance]
      2: an event that departs from expectations [syn: variance, variant]