Definition of Variant. Meaning of Variant. Synonyms of Variant

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Definition of Variant

Variant
Variant Va"ri*ant, a. [L. varians, p. pr. of variare to change: cf. F. variant. See Vary.] 1. Varying in from, character, or the like; variable; different; diverse. 2. Changeable; changing; fickle. [Obs.] He is variant, he abit [abides] nowhere. --Chaucer.
Variant
Variant Va"ri*ant, n. [Cf. F. variante.] Something which differs in form from another thing, though really the same; as, a variant from a type in natural history; a variant of a story or a word.

Meaning of Variant from wikipedia

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- In microbiology and virology, the term variant or genetic variant is used to describe a subtype of a microorganism that is genetically distinct from a...
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- Delta variant (B.1.617.2) is a variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. It was first detected in India in late 2020. The Delta variant was...