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divergence

di·ver·gence

divergence

 
 
pronunciation:
dih vuhr jns
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a difference that separates.
We have a divergence of views on this matter.
antonyms:
conformity, correspondence
definition 2: the act of separating and moving or leading in different directions.
The divergence of species sometimes begins when some members of a species become geographically separated from other members.the divergence of the two roads
antonyms:
convergence
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