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

 di·ver·gent /-ʤənt/

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

 di·ver·gent /-ˈvɝʤənt/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Di·ver·gent a.
 1. Receding farther and farther from each other, as lines radiating from one point; deviating gradually from a given direction; -- opposed to convergent.
 2. Optics Causing divergence of rays; as, a divergent lens.
 3. Fig.: Disagreeing from something given; differing; as, a divergent statement.
 Divergent series. Math. See Diverging series, under Diverging.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: diverging from another or from a standard; "a divergent
      2: tending to move apart in different directions [syn: diverging]
         [ant: convergent]