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Another word for divergence

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Noun
  1. The condition of being unlike or dissimilar

    See also:

    same

  2. A departing from what is prescribed

  3. An instance of digressing

      1. A line, curve, or surface meeting another line, curve, or surface at a common point and sharing a common tangent line or tangent plane at that point.
      2. The trigonometric function of an acute angle in a right triangle that is the ratio of the length of the side opposite the angle to the length of the side adjacent to the angle.
      3. A sudden digression or change of course:
      1. Either or both of the upright curved lines, ( ), used to mark off explanatory or qualifying remarks in writing or printing or enclose a sum, product, or other expression considered or treated as a collective entity in a mathematical operation.
      2. A qualifying or amplifying word, phrase, or sentence inserted within written matter in such a way as to be independent of the surrounding grammatical structure.
      3. A comment departing from the theme of discourse; a digression.
      1. A lengthy, appended exposition of a topic or point.
      2. A digression.
      1. A usually short journey made for pleasure; an outing.
      2. A roundtrip in a passenger vehicle at a special low fare.
      3. A group taking a short pleasure trip together.
      1. The state of being divergent.
      2. A divergence or deviation.
      1. straying off from a course or way
      1. The act of digressing.
      2. An instance of digressing, especially a written or spoken passage that has no bearing on the main subject.
      1. The act of deviating or turning aside.
      2. An instance of this:
      3. Divergence from an accepted idea, policy, or norm of behavior:
      1. To or toward the side:
      2. Out of one's thoughts or mind:
      3. Apart:
    See also:

    approach

  4. The condition of being divided, as in opinion

    See also:

    assemble

Another word for divergence

Noun
  1. Radiation

      1. The act or process of moving apart or forcing something apart:
      2. The condition of being apart, especially the condition of two people who had lived together or been married living in different places.
      3. An interval or space that separates; a gap:
      1. A development or consequence growing out of and sometimes complicating a problem, plan, or statement:
      2. The act or process of branching out or dividing into branches.
      3. A subordinate part extending from a main body; a branch.
      1. The act of deviating or turning aside.
      2. An instance of this:
      3. Divergence from an accepted idea, policy, or norm of behavior:
  2. Difference

      1. The act or procedure of altering.
      2. The condition resulting from altering; modification.
      1. The act of deviating or turning aside.
      2. An instance of this:
      3. Divergence from an accepted idea, policy, or norm of behavior:
      1. The act or process of being altered or changed.
      2. An alteration or change, as in nature, form, or quality.
      3. A change in the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism or virus, sometimes resulting in the appearance of a new character or trait not found in the parental type.