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v. di·ver·si·fied, di·ver·si·fy·ing, di·ver·si·fies
a. To give variety to; vary: diversify a menu.
b. To extend (business activities) into disparate fields.
2. To distribute (investments) among different companies or securities in order to limit losses in the event of a fall in a particular market or industry.
To spread out activities or investments, especially in business.
[Middle English diversifien, from Old French diversifier, from Medieval Latin dīversificāre : Latin dīversus; see diverse + Latin -ficāre, -fy.]
di·ver′si·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
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|Adj.||1.||diversified - having variety of character or form or components; or having increased variety; "a diversified musical program ranging from classical to modern"; "diversified farming"; "diversified manufacturing"; "diversified scenery"; "diversified investments"|
heterogeneous, heterogenous - consisting of elements that are not of the same kind or nature; "the population of the United States is vast and heterogeneous"
undiversified - not diversified
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1. Consisting of a number of different kinds:
assorted, divers, diverse, heterogeneous, miscellaneous, mixed, motley, multifarious, multiform, sundry, varied, variegated, various.
2. Not limited to a single class:
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