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divergency

noun

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1 a movement in different directions away from a common point
  • a growing divergency of opinion on that hot-button issue

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2 a turning away from a course or standard
  • a warning that no divergency from the church's traditional teachings on the subject would be permitted

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The first known use of divergency was in 1709

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“Divergency.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/divergency. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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