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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of coming closer; A representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; The approach of an infinite series to a finite limit; The event of two or more things coming together.

Usage examples (34)
  • You have what I refer to as a convergence of interests.
  • "Here in B.C. we have what I call a convergence of energy sources," he said.
  • A lot of that has to do with the fact that it's moving on inland and you get some what we call convergence, some friction with the ground.
  • Actually, since Darwin "convergence" has only been a proof of separate evolution of the same forms and functions happening more than once. for more
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