diverging

diverging
diverge VERB 1) (of a road, route, or line) separate from another route and go in a different direction. 2) (of an opinion or approach) differ. 3) (diverge from) depart from (a set course or standard).
DERIVATIVES divergence noun diverging adjective.
ORIGIN Latin divergere, from vergere 'to turn or incline' .

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  • Diverging — Diverge Di*verge , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Diverged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Diverging}.] [L. di = dis + vergere to bend, incline. See {Verge}.] 1. To extend from a common point in different directions; to tend from one point and recede from each other;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Diverging series — Diverging Di*ver ging, a. Tending in different directions from a common center; spreading apart; divergent. [1913 Webster] {Diverging series} (Math.), a series whose terms are larger as the series is extended; a series the sum of whose terms does …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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