Definitions for divergentdɪˈvɜr dʒənt, daɪ-
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diverging from another or from a standard
"a divergent opinion"
tending to move apart in different directions
Growing further apart; diverging.
Describing a series which does not converge, i.e., approach a limit.
Origin: Latin dis-, "apart", and vergere, "to turn", plus the adjectival suffix -ent.
receding farther and farther from each other, as lines radiating from one point; deviating gradually from a given direction; -- opposed to convergent
causing divergence of rays; as, a divergent lens
fig.: Disagreeing from something given; differing; as, a divergent statement
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