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1. divergent, diverging

tending to move apart in different directions

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to separate or cause to separate and go in different directions from a point
2. (intransitive)
to be at variance; differ
our opinions diverge
3. (intransitive)
to deviate from a prescribed course
4. (intransitive) mathematics
(of a series or sequence) to have no limit

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verb intransitiveWord forms: diˈverged or diˈverging
to go or move in different directions from a common point or from each other; branch off
paths that diverge
to take on gradually a different form or become a different kind
diverging customs
to depart from a given viewpoint, practice, etc.; differ
diverging opinions
verb transitive
to make diverge

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v. di·verged, di·verg·ing, di·verg·es
1. To go or extend in different directions from a common point; branch out: "All modern species diverged from a set of ancestors" (Jennifer Ackerman).
a. To depart from an established pattern or norm; deviate.
b. To be different, as in opinion or manner; differ: Opinions diverged within the government on how to deal with the crisis. See Synonyms at swerve.
3. Mathematics To fail to approach a limit.
To cause (light rays, for example) to diverge; deflect.

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