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"divergence" in British English

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

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divergencenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌdaɪˈvɜːdʒəns/  us   /dɪˈvɜrdʒəns/
a ​situation in which two things become different, or the difference between them ​increases: a divergence of ​opinion The ​figures reveal a ​marked divergence betweenpublicsectorpaysettlements and those in the ​privatesector. Funds ​investing in credit-rated ​bonds are all ​holding much the same ​investments, so the divergence inperformance is not significant. a considerable/significant/​sharp divergence
(Definition of divergence from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “divergence”
in Chinese (Simplified) 出现差异, 发生分歧…
in Chinese (Traditional) 出現差異, 發生分歧…
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