divergence

Definitions

General Science

Aviation

  • noun the act of moving apart

Electronics

  • A moving away from a center, or from a course.
  • In a CRT, the spreading of an electron beam due to the mutual repulsion of the electrons.

Medical

  • noun a condition in which one eye points directly at the object of interest but the other does not
  • noun the process of moving apart to follow different courses
  • noun the amount of difference between two quantities, especially where the difference is unexpected
  • noun a deviation from a typical behaviour pattern or expressed wish
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