Definition of divergence
Examples of divergence in a sentence
<a growing divergence of opinion about that U.S. president's place in history>
<any divergence from the community's strict moral code was met with social ostracism>
First Known Use of divergence
Medical Definition of divergence
1a: a drawing apartb: the acquisition of dissimilar characters by related organisms under the influence of unlike environments
2: dissemination of the effect of activity of a single nerve cell through multiple synaptic connections—compare convergence 4
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