Meaning of discordance
Pronunciation: (dis-kôr'dns), [key]
- a discordant state; disagreement; discord.
- an instance of this.
- lack of parallelism between adjacent strata, as in an angular unconformity.
- (in genetic studies) the degree of dissimilarity in a pair of twins with respect to the presence or absence of a disease or trait.
- discordance (Thesaurus)