Meaning of CONVERGENT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ -jənt ]


Date: circa 1751

1. : tending to move toward one point or to approach each other : converging

convergent lines

2. : exhibiting convergence in form, function, or development

convergent evolution


a. of an improper integral : having a value that is a real number

b. : characterized by having the n th term or the sum of the first n terms approach a finite limit

a convergent sequence

a convergent series

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.