Meaning of DIVERGENT in English


— divergently , adv.

/di verr"jeuhnt, duy-/ , adj.

1. diverging; differing; deviating.

2. pertaining to or causing divergence.

3. (of a mathematical expression) having no finite limits.

[ 1690-1700; divergent- (s. of divergens, prp. of divergere ). See DIVERGE, -ENT ]

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