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  • converge — I verb approach, approach one another, assemble, blend, bring into focus, bring near, bring together, center upon, centralize, close in upon, coalesce, coire, come closer, come to a focus, come to a point, come together, concenter, concentralize …   Law dictionary

  • converge — ► VERB 1) come together from different directions so as eventually to meet. 2) (converge on/upon) come from different directions and meet at. DERIVATIVES convergent adjective. ORIGIN Latin convergere, from vergere incline …   English terms dictionary

  • converge — v. (d; intr.) to converge on, upon; towards (to converge on the speaker s platform) * * * [kən vɜːdʒ] upon towards (to converge on the speaker s platform) (d;intr.) to convergeon …   Combinatory dictionary

  • converge on/upon — come from different directions and meet at. → converge …   English new terms dictionary

  • converge — [kən və:dʒ] verb 1》 come together from different directions so as eventually to meet.     ↘(converge on/upon) come from different directions and meet at. 2》 Mathematics (of a series) approximate in the sum of its terms towards a definite limit.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • converge — v.intr. 1 come together as if to meet or join. 2 (of lines) tend to meet at a point. 3 (foll. by on, upon) approach from different directions. 4 Math. (of a series) approximate in the sum of its terms towards a definite limit. Etymology: LL… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kingston upon Hull — HULL2 (in England) * * * or Hull City and unitary authority (pop., 2001: 243,595), geographic county of East Riding of Yorkshire, historic county of Yorkshire, England. It lies on the northern bank of the River …   Universalium

  • center upon — index converge Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • close in upon — index converge Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Group intelligence — refers to a process by which large numbers of people simultaneously converge upon the same point(s) of knowledge. Social psychologists study group intelligence and related topics such as decentralized decision making and group wisdom, using… …   Wikipedia

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