[kuh n-vur-juh nt]
- characterized by convergence; tending to come together; merging.
Origin of convergent
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Examples from the Web for convergent
They all began to move abroad, and their ways were convergent.The Law-Breakers
The lateral sepals are green, ovate and convergent; and the flower has no spur.Field and Woodland Plants
William S. Furneaux
The convergent wall of sanctuaries is often visible from the exterior.The Penitente Moradas of Abiqui
Richard E. Ahlborn
Surface with fifteen to twenty prominent longitudinal ribs, which are convergent towards each pole and elegantly denticulate.
Eye, small, with convergent segments, set in a rather deep basin.British Pomology
- (of two or more lines, paths, etc) moving towards or meeting at some common point
- (of forces, ideas, etc) tending towards the same result; merging
- maths (of an infinite series) having a finite limit
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