Pronunciation: (di-skrep'un-sē), [key]
—pl. -cies for 2.
1. the state or quality of being discrepant; difference; inconsistency.
2. an instance of difference or inconsistency: There are certain discrepancies between the two versions of the story. Also,dis•crep'ance.
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