Any deviation from the status quo risks shifting the spotlight onto the moderator, notes Louden.
“Costa ordered the deviation even before the Concordia left the port in Civitavecchia,” he said.
Palestinian Muslims, for their part, are extremely wary of any deviation from the status quo.
The party now punishes any deviation from conservative orthodoxy in the presidential primaries.
“The people of Egypt are against this deviation being carried out by the leaders of the army,” he added.
The sharp ridge in the center provides for a deviation of the water jet as it flows on the bucket.
Confound it, I can make allowance, sir, if you'll tell me your deviation!
We have seen that it produces no deviation or error in direction.
No deviation or improvement that we could suggest had any effect in conciliating him.
Another reason must be found for his deviation from his rival, the poet, who has expressed it with the happiest results.
deviation de·vi·a·tion (dē'vē-ā'shən)
A turning away or aside from a normal course.
Deviant behavior or attitudes.
The difference, especially the absolute difference, between one number in a set and the mean of the set.