Textual thesaurus for "variation"

(noun) variance

an activity that varies from a norm or standard

any variation in his routine was immediately reported

(noun) pas seul

(ballet) a solo dance or dance figure

(noun) edition, variant, version

something a little different from others of the same type

an experimental version of the night fighter; a variant of the same word; an emery wheel is the modern variation of a grindstone; the boy is a younger edition of his father

(noun) fluctuation

an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change

(noun) mutant, mutation, sport

(biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

(noun) magnetic declination, magnetic variation

the angle (at a particular location) between magnetic north and true north