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# divergency

noun
1. the act of moving away in different direction from a common point
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an angle is formed by the divergence of two straight lines

Syn: ↑divergence
Derivationally related forms: ↑divergent, ↑diverge, ↑divergent (for: ↑divergence), ↑diverge (for: ↑divergence)
Hypernyms: ↑separation
2. an infinite series that has no limit
Syn: ↑divergence
Ant: ↑convergency, ↑convergence (for: ↑divergence)
Derivationally related forms: ↑diverge, ↑diverge (for: ↑divergence)
Hypernyms: ↑series

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• divergency — divergence, difference, *dissimilarity, unlikeness, distinction Ana, Ant & Contrasted words: see those at DIVERGENCE 2 …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

• Divergency — Divergence Di*ver gence, Divergency Di*ver gen*cy, n. [Cf. F. divergence.] 1. A receding from each other in moving from a common center; the state of being divergent; as, an angle is made by the divergence of straight lines. [1913 Webster] Rays… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

• divergency — divergencija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. divergence; divergency vok. Divergenz, f rus. дивергенция, f; расходимость, f pranc. divergence, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

• divergency — noun (plural cies) Date: 1709 divergence …   New Collegiate Dictionary

• divergency — /di verr jeuhn see, duy /, n., pl. divergencies. divergence; deviation. [1700 10; < ML divergentia. See DIVERGE, ENCY] * * * …   Universalium

• divergency — noun a) The state of being divergent b) divergence …   Wiktionary

• divergency — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The condition of being unlike or dissimilar: difference, discrepance, discrepancy, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, distinction, divarication, divergence, unlikeness. See SAME. 2. A departing from what is… …   English dictionary for students

• divergency — n. branching off, deviation …   English contemporary dictionary

• divergency — di·ver·gen·cy …   English syllables

• divergency — di•ver•gen•cy [[t]dɪˈvɜr dʒən si, daɪ [/t]] n. pl. cies divergence • Etymology: 1700 …   From formal English to slang