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Definition 1: the act of converging (coming closer) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for convergence in the sense of this definition

(convergence is a kind of ...) the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)

"the joining of hands around the table" "there was a connection via the internet"

(... is a kind of convergence ) the act of joining together as one

"the merging of the two groups occurred quickly" "there was no meeting of minds"

Definition 2: the approach of an infinite series to a finite limit - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for convergence in the sense of this definition

(convergence is a kind of ...) (mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions

Definition 3: a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where convergence or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there was no overlap between their proposals

Synonyms for convergence in the sense of this definition

(convergence is a kind of ...) a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image

(... is a kind of convergence ) a point where a choice must be made

"Freud's work stands at the crossroads between psychology and neurology"

(... is a kind of convergence ) the overlap where two theories or phenomena affect each other or have links with each other

"the interface between chemistry and biology"

Definition 4: the occurrence of two or more things coming together - [noun denoting event]

(convergence is a kind of ...) an event that happens

(... is a kind of convergence ) a casual or unexpected convergence

"he still remembers their meeting in Paris" "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"

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