Meaning of “convergent” in the English Dictionary

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"convergent" in British English

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convergentadjective

uk /kənˈvɜː.dʒənt/ us /kənˈvɝː.dʒənt/

coming closer together:

The rays become more convergent as they leave the lens.

becoming more similar:

The two countries have convergent views on regional and international issues.

(Definition of “convergent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"convergent" in American English

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convergentadjective [ not gradable ]

us /kənˈvɜr·dʒənt/

coming closer together or meeting

(Definition of “convergent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"convergent" in Business English

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convergentadjective

uk /kənˈvɜːdʒənt/ us

coming closer together or becoming more similar:

The EU clearly encourages convergent monetary policies among its member states.

(Definition of “convergent” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)