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English definition of “diversify”

diversify

verb     /daɪˈvɜː.sɪ.faɪ/ US  /dɪˈvɝː-/
[I] to start to include more different types or things: Millions of years ago, changes in the Earth's climate caused animal and plant life to diversify.Being and appearing different [I or T] If a business diversifies, it starts making new products or offering new services: Many wheat farmers have begun to diversify into other forms of agriculture.Starting, succeeding and failing in business diversification     /daɪˌvɜː.sɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ US  /dɪˌvɝː-/ noun [U] Different and difference
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