DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

6 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 di·ver·gence /-ˈvɝʤən(t)s/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 di·ver·gence /dəˈvɝʤən(t)s, daɪ-/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 擴期; 偏差

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Di·ver·gence Di·ver·gen·cy n.
 1. A receding from each other in moving from a common center; the state of being divergent; as, an angle is made by the divergence of straight lines.
    Rays come to the eye in a state of divergency.   --░░░░░░.
 2. Disagreement; difference.
    Related with some divergence by other writers.   --Sir G. C. Lewis.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of moving away in different direction from a common
           point; "an angle is formed by the divergence of two
           straight lines" [syn: divergency]
      2: a variation that deviates from the standard or norm; "the
         deviation from the mean" [syn: deviation, departure, difference]
      3: an infinite series that has no limit [syn: divergency]
         [ant: convergence, convergence]
      4: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or
         opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion" [syn: discrepancy,
          disagreement, variance]