Definition of 'divergence'
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That shows how great the divergence is between the two countries. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is a real divergence of opinion. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The report also warned of a growing divergence between mostly older households who own their properties and younger households who pay rent. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Despite the regional divergence, the figures showed a stabilising picture. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The divergence of opinion appears to come down to the degree of emphasis that each member puts on the international and domestic situations. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But make sure you understand where it invests, because there can be a wide divergence in performance. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A graphic shows the divergence of teams from their predicted points last season. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Unusually for a textbook, they have openly acknowledged this divergence of opinion and have tried to present both sides of the argument. Times, Sunday Times (2010)On price, there was a divergence of opinion in the City. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What was shocking was the fact that England gave their attack no hope of finding any sort of rhythm because of the wide divergence between the two. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'divergence'
British English: divergence NOUN
A divergence is a difference between two or more things, attitudes, or opinions.
There's a substantial divergence of opinion within the party.
Definition of divergence from the Collins English Dictionary
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