divergency


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di·ver·gen·cy

 (dĭ-vûr′jən-sē)
n. pl. di·ver·gen·cies
1. The state of being divergent.
2. A divergence or deviation.

di•ver•gen•cy

(dɪˈvɜr dʒən si, daɪ-)

n., pl. -cies.
divergence.
[1700]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.divergency - an infinite series that has no limit
series - (mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions
convergency, convergence - the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit
2.divergency - the act of moving away in different direction from a common pointdivergency - the act of moving away in different direction from a common point; "an angle is formed by the divergence of two straight lines"
separation - the act of dividing or disconnecting

divergency

noun
2. A departing from what is prescribed:
4. The condition of being divided, as in opinion:
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with the observation that "[t]he divergency of their viewpoints