Meaning of DIVERGENCE in English


n. 25B6; noun

the divergence of the human and ape lineages : SEPARATION, dividing, parting, forking, bifurcation.

a marked political divergence : DIFFERENCE, dissimilarity, variance, disparity; disagreement, incompatibility, mismatch; formal dissimilitude.

divergence from standard behaviour : DEVIATION, digression, departure, shift, straying; variation, change, alteration.

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