|1.||[ noun ] act of departing|
|Synonyms:||going_away leaving going|
|Related terms:||deed disappearance dispatch boarding farewell withdrawal takeoff sailing french_leave exit breaking_away go depart|
|2.||[ noun ] a variation that deviates from the standard or norm|
|Synonyms:||difference deviation divergence|
"the deviation from the mean"
|Related terms:||variation discrepancy driftage flection deviate distinguish|
|3.||[ noun ] euphemistic expressions for death|
|Synonyms:||loss release passing going expiration exit|
"thousands mourned his passing"
|Related terms:||death die go depart depart|