1. the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit
Syn: ↑convergence
Ant: ↑divergency, ↑divergence (for: ↑convergence)
Derivationally related forms: ↑converge, ↑converge (for: ↑convergence)
Hypernyms: ↑series
2. the act of converging (coming closer)
Syn: ↑convergence, ↑converging
Derivationally related forms: ↑convergent, ↑converge, ↑converge (for: ↑converging), ↑convergent (for: ↑convergence), ↑converge (for: ↑convergence)
Hypernyms: ↑joining, ↑connection, ↑connexion
Hyponyms: ↑merging, ↑meeting, ↑coming together

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