DISCORDANCE By N., Sam M.S. - 72 1.The condition of being in variance to a situation. 2. The dissimilarity seen in twins with rrspect to a trait or disease. Compare concordance in twins. DISCORDANCE: "The twins showed discordance in developing vision problems." Related Psychology Terms TWIN STUDIES CHILD PSYCHIATRY Comparison of Assessment Tools Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) COLOR BLINDNESS INHIBITION VISUAL DEFECTS PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISCORDANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/discordance/ (accessed February 7, 2023).