big, glaring, great, huge, large, major, marked, material (law, esp. BrE), serious, significant, substantial, wide

the glaring discrepancy between the crime and the punishment

minor, slight, small
account for, explain

How do you explain the apparent discrepancies between the money and the receipts?

discover, find, note, notice, observe

She failed to notice the discrepancy between the name on the letter and the name on the passport.

point out
reveal, show
reconcile, resolve
arise, occur
discrepancy between

Discrepancies occurred between the written and electronic records.

discrepancy in

There were wide discrepancies in the evidence.

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