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 for Diverging
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Diverge \Di*verge"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Diverged; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Diverging.] [L. di- = dis- + vergere to bend,
     incline. See Verge.]
     1. To extend from a common point in different directions; to
        tend from one point and recede from each other; to tend to
        spread apart; to turn aside or deviate (as from a given
        direction); -- opposed to converge; as, rays of light
        diverge as they proceed from the sun.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To differ from a typical form; to vary from a normal
        condition; to dissent from a creed or position generally
        held or taken.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Diverging \Di*ver"ging\, a.
     Tending in different directions from a common center;
     spreading apart; divergent.
     [1913 Webster]
     Diverging series (Math.), a series whose terms are larger
        as the series is extended; a series the sum of whose terms
        does not approach a finite limit when the series is
        extended indefinitely; -- opposed to a converging
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: tending to move apart in different directions [syn:
             divergent, diverging] [ant: convergent]

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