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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Divarication  \Di*var`i*ca"tion\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  divarication.] 
  1.  A  separation  into  two  parts  or  branches;  a  forking;  a 
  divergence. 
 
  2.  An  ambiguity  of  meaning;  a  disagreement  of  difference  in 
  opinion.  --Sir  T.  Browne. 
 
  3.  (Biol.)  A  divergence  of  lines  of  color  sculpture,  or  of 
  fibers  at  different  angles. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  divarication 
  n  :  branching  at  a  wide  angle 




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