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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   us   /kənˈvɜːdʒənt/
coming closer together or becoming more similar: The EU clearly encourages convergent monetary policies among its member states. convergent government debt levels
(Definition of convergent from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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