- the contraction of a vector field.
- a measure of this.
OTHER WORDS FROM convergencenon·con·ver·gence, nounnon·con·ver·gen·cy, nounre·con·ver·gence, noun
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How to use convergence in a sentence
To optimize campaigns as effectively as possible, brands need to pivot their strategies to prepare for the convergence of digital and linear.
When the 2018 NFL season ended, the principals’ convergence would have been unimaginable.Kyler Murray runs out of miracles as Seahawks hang on to take over first place in NFC West|Mark Maske|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Two whales we tracked offshore from the Auckland Islands in 2009 visited the subtropical convergence, but hundreds of miles to the east of Bill’s current location.The secret to helping this resilient whale species lies in its genes|By Emma Carroll/The Conversation|November 2, 2020|Popular-Science
He argues that at some point between the late 1980s and the turn of the century, a convergence of societal trends took us into a new regime of time that he calls “presentism.”Humanity is stuck in short-term thinking. Here’s how we escape.|Katie McLean|October 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Today, we’re experiencing the convergence of content with all things digital.
The convergence of these signs lit Morris up like a firecracker.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Republican political operatives say the gains the GOP is set to make are due to a convergence of causes.
It was this complete convergence of events and really kismet, what happened to Marge Gunderson.Frances McDormand on 'Olive Kitteridge,' Dropping LSD, and Her Beef With FX's 'Fargo'|Marlow Stern|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But regardless of their different lenses, she said, “there seems to be a convergence of interests” between the two sides.
The Princess's funeral was a stunning convergence of the powerful and the beautiful, the poor and the afflicted.
We tried to edge nearer her, but she was just beyond the convergence of two side currents which pushed us even further away.Jaffery|William J. Locke
This defect is corrected by convex glasses, which increase the convergence of the incident rays.
As they started toward the convergence of sailors at the entrance of the mess hall, Urson said, "Oh, guess what?"The Jewels of Aptor|Samuel R. Delany
There exists, however, a certain connection between accommodation and convergence of the visual lines.
Among the causes which promote the occurrence of squint, Donders mentions also conditions which diminish convergence.