Associations to the word «Convergence»


CONVERGENCE, noun. The act of moving toward union or uniformity.
CONVERGENCE, noun. A meeting place.
CONVERGENCE, noun. The intersection of three electron beams for red, green and blue onto a single pixel in a CRT.
CONVERGENCE, noun. (mathematics) The process of approaching some limiting value.
CONVERGENCE, noun. (physiology) The coordinated focusing of the eyes, especially at short range.
CONVERGENCE, noun. (biology) The evolution of similar structures or traits in unrelated species in similar environments; convergent evolution.
CONVERGENCE, noun. The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole.

Dictionary definition

CONVERGENCE, noun. The occurrence of two or more things coming together.
CONVERGENCE, noun. The approach of an infinite series to a finite limit.
CONVERGENCE, noun. A representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals".
CONVERGENCE, noun. The act of converging (coming closer).

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.