As nouns the difference between variant and yot
is that variant
is something that is slightly different from a type or norm while yot
is the letter , an uncommon variant of j used in greek linguistics.
As an adjective variant
is showing variety, diverse.
As a verb yot is
(dialectal) to unite closely; fasten; rivet.
* variaunt (obsolete)
Showing variety, diverse.
Showing deviation or disagreement.
Something that is slightly different from a type or norm.
- All breeds of dog are variants of the species “Canis lupus familiaris”.
(genetics) A different sequence of a gene (locus).
(computing) A variable that can hold any of various unrelated data types.
- The word "kerosine" is a variant of “kerosene”.
From (etyl) , from (etyl) (Jot).
The letter , an uncommon variant of J used in Greek linguistics.
Probably from an alteration of yet, . More at (l), (l).
(dialectal) To unite closely; fasten; rivet.