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Example sentences for deviance

Ever since talk shows were invented, pain, deviance and public humiliation have been at the center of their appeal.
Sure, as long as it met the standard of the academic rule, without deviance and without question.
So when deviance is encountered, it becomes a matter of tribal concern.
Barber was stylistically at odds with his age, and the age treated such deviance harshly.
The term is well chosen, for it implies social deviance.
The accordion family has to be in the service of larger goals or it smacks of deviance.

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