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n. pl. di·ver·gen·cies
1. The state of being divergent.
2. A divergence or deviation.


(dɪˈvɜr dʒən si, daɪ-)

n., pl. -cies.
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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


2. A departing from what is prescribed:
4. The condition of being divided, as in opinion:
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It leads to the divergency of the orbit to some extent.
Further, the trace is, ontologically and epistemologically, inherently ambiguous; it pertains to the order of the enigma rather than phenomenon, and, thus, transpires as the anarchy or disturbance of the present order of being: "alterity occurs as a divergency and a past which no memory could resurrect as a present" (Levinas 1987, 68).
a very, very early member of the tarsier lineage, arising very close to the evolutionary divergency that gave rise to that line and the anthropoid families.
To cite in details just one instance of such divergency, while Kaviraj 1 treated fula rogh with a mixture of Bombax ceiba, C.