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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Convergence  \Con*ver"gence\,  Convergency  \Con*ver"gen*cy\,  n. 
  [Cf.  F.  convergence.] 
  The  condition  or  quality  of  converging;  tendency  to  one 
  point. 
 
  The  convergence  or  divergence  of  the  rays  falling  on 
  the  pupil.  --Berkeley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  convergence 
  n  1:  the  occurrence  of  two  or  more  things  coming  together 
  2:  the  approach  of  an  infinite  series  to  a  finite  limit  [syn:  {convergency}] 
  3:  a  representation  of  common  ground  between  theories  or 
  phenomena;  "there  was  no  overlap  between  their  proposals" 
  [syn:  {overlap},  {intersection}] 
  4:  the  act  of  converging  (coming  closer)  [syn:  {converging},  {convergency}] 




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