What does convergence mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convergence(noun)

    the occurrence of two or more things coming together

  2. convergence, convergency(noun)

    the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit

  3. overlap, convergence, intersection(noun)

    a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena

    "there was no overlap between their proposals"

  4. convergence, converging, convergency(noun)

    the act of converging (coming closer)

Wiktionary

  1. convergence(Noun)

    The act of moving toward union or uniformity.

    The convergence or divergence of the rays falling on the pupil. uE000151409uE001 Berkeley.

  2. convergence(Noun)

    A meeting place.

    We built a homestead at the convergence of two rivers

  3. convergence(Noun)

    The intersection of three electron beams for red, green and blue onto a single pixel in a CRT.

  4. convergence(Noun)

    The process of approaching some limiting value.

  5. convergence(Noun)

    The coordinated focusing of the eyes, especially at short range.

  6. convergence(Noun)

    The evolution of similar structures or traits in unrelated species in similar environments; convergent evolution.

  7. convergence(Noun)

    The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Convergence(noun)

    alt. of Convergency

Freebase

  1. CONvergence

    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.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. convergence

    See convergence factor; grid convergence; grid convergence factor; map convergence.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of convergence in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of convergence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi:

    We have a strong convergence of views.

  2. Gabriel Sakellaridis:

    I believe points of convergence were found.

  3. Dimitris Papadimoulis:

    But right now there is no deal, there is convergence.

  4. Point Carbon analyst David Chantelou:

    More use of cross-border capacity means more price convergence.

  5. Vanna Bonta:

    Style of the future is the convergence of function and fashion.

Images & Illustrations of convergence

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