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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Convergent  \Con*ver"gent\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  convergent.] 
  tending  to  one  point  of  focus;  tending  to  approach  each 
  other  converging. 
 
  As  many  rays  of  light,  as  conveniently  can  be  let  in 
  and  made  convergent.  --Boyle. 
 
  The  vast  dome  of  its  cathedral  .  .  .  directing  its 
  convergent  curves  to  heaven.  --Hallam. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  convergent 
  adj  :  tending  to  come  together  from  different  directions  [ant:  {divergent}] 




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