the occurrence of two or more things coming together
the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit
overlap, convergence, intersectionnoun
a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena
"there was no overlap between their proposals"
convergence, converging, convergencynoun
the act of converging (coming closer)
The act of moving toward union or uniformity.
The convergence or divergence of the rays falling on the pupil. uE000151409uE001 Berkeley.
A meeting place.
We built a homestead at the convergence of two rivers
The intersection of three electron beams for red, green and blue onto a single pixel in a CRT.
The process of approaching some limiting value.
The coordinated focusing of the eyes, especially at short range.
The evolution of similar structures or traits in unrelated species in similar environments; convergent evolution.
The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole.
alt. of Convergency
CONvergence is a 6,668 member fan run speculative literature convention held annually on the first full weekend in July in Minnesota, United States. Speculative fiction includes the science fiction, fantasy, alternative history, and horror genres. The convention began in 1999 at the Bloomington Radisson South Hotel and continues to be held every year at the same location, known through 2011 as the Sheraton Bloomington. CONvergence 2011 was the final event for the Sheraton before its rebranding as Doubletree by Hilton Bloomington – Minneapolis South on July 12, 2012. This location has been used by local fan organizations for a variety of conventions, including Minicon, Anime Detour, and MarsCon.
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See convergence factor; grid convergence; grid convergence factor; map convergence.
the approaching or drawing together at tips.
The numerical value of Convergence in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Convergence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
In previous years there was a marked divergence in growth between airports located in emerging markets and those in advanced economies. That is, the mature markets of North America and Europe experienced modest growth levels whereas the major emerging economies such as BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) posted significant gains year after year, however, Europe and North America have rebounded in 2014, which resulted in a form of convergence in growth rates across the regions.
Looking to the future, we have strategic issues around convergence.
There's been a convergence across the conspiracy-minded communities that don't typically talk to each other.
This is an example of evolutionary convergence, where distantly related groups evolve to look alike because they live in similar environments.
I see the two non-votes as a convergence of the hardliners in both camps to preserve to status quo.
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- събиране, среща, сходимостBulgarian
- konvergence, sbližování, přibližováníCzech
- suppeneminen, konvergenssi, läheneminenFinnish
- сходимость, конвергенцияRussian
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