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Synonyms for convergence
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Wiktionary

  1. convergencenoun

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergency, divergence

  2. convergencenoun

    The act of moving toward union or uniformity.

    The convergence or divergence of the rays falling on the pupil. Berkeley.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  3. convergencenoun

    A meeting place.

    We built a homestead at the convergence of two rivers

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergency, divergence

  4. convergencenoun

    The intersection of three electron beams for red, green and blue onto a single pixel in a CRT.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  5. convergencenoun

    The process of approaching some limiting value.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergency, divergence

  6. convergencenoun

    The coordinated focusing of the eyes, especially at short range.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  7. convergencenoun

    The evolution of similar structures or traits in unrelated species in similar environments; convergent evolution.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  8. convergencenoun

    The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole.

    Synonyms:
    convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

Princeton's WordNet

  1. convergencenoun

    the occurrence of two or more things coming together

    Synonyms:
    overlap, converging, intersection, convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergency, divergence

  2. convergence, convergencynoun

    the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit

    Synonyms:
    overlap, converging, intersection, convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  3. overlap, convergence, intersectionnoun

    a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena

    "there was no overlap between their proposals"

    Synonyms:
    crossing, intersection point, intersection, overlap, lap, carrefour, crossroad, converging, crossway, convergency, product, point of intersection

    Antonyms:
    divergence, divergency

  4. convergence, converging, convergencynoun

    the act of converging (coming closer)

    Synonyms:
    overlap, converging, intersection, convergency

    Antonyms:
    divergency, divergence

Editors Contribution

  1. transmedia

    according to henry jenkins, convergence is flow of content across multiple media industries and migratory behavior of media audience who will go almost anywhere in search of kinds of entertainment experience they want.

    for example, the use of twitter fandom by television series. for viewer loyalty, television series uses twitter to interact with fans, make them feel like they are part of the television series. in some instance, you have to watch your series live because you will not be aware of what people are twitting about

    Submitted by rinat on June 1, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. convergencenoun

    Synonyms:
    tendency to one point

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How to use convergence in a sentence?

  1. Kris Famm:

    It will really help us hone the intervention, this is almost the epicenter of convergence because the technology is not only helping you to monitor a disease but it is also actually the therapy.

  2. Bowen Pan:

    The southern edge of the Saharan dust outbreak is associated with the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), where 70% of the hurricanes are generated from that region. So if there's a Saharan dust outbreak, there's more likely going to be a greater temperature contrast between the Saharan desert and the Sahel region that will increase the convection activity in the ITCZ.

  3. Andy Tian:

    I would use the phrase 'convergence of ignorance and complacency', ignorance on the side of Apple, complacency on the side of Chinese companies.

  4. Sule Ayinla:

    Sometimes Nigeria is just a point of convergence.

  5. Mattia Toaldo:

    I see the two non-votes as a convergence of the hardliners in both camps to preserve to status quo.


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