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diverge

If a series of approximations to some value get progressively further from it then the series is said to diverge.

The reduction of some term under some evaluation strategy diverges if it does not reach a normal form after a finite number of reductions.
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Xfinity customers will be the first to enjoy Divergent movie scenes from multiple angles, walk the red carpet from the comfort of their living rooms with 360-degree camera views that make them feel as if they are at the premiere, embark on a virtual reality audio experience during a Dauntless initiation and explore the film s fashion through interactive flipbooks.
But the box can only be opened by a divergent, a person who can't be characterised as having traits that suit only one faction.
TO celebrate the March 19 release of The Divergent Series: Insurgent, we have teamed up with Entertainment One to bring you an amazing special offer.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, today announced the release of Lionsgate's upcoming event films -- The Divergent Series: Allegiant and Deepwater Horizon -- in the immersive IMAX[sup.
Tori (Maggie Q), who administers the procedure behind closed doors, tells the teenager that she is a Divergent.
If there's one thing that the Divergent series will stand out for, it is its firm stance of favoring the frail and thoughtful over the outwardly forceful and aggressive.
Based on Veronica Roth's novel, the film picks up the story three days after the end of Divergent (released last year), with Tris and Four on the run after foiling a plot to use mind-controlled Dauntless troops to attack the Abnegation faction.
Results showed that left-handed men performed better on these measures of divergent thinking than right-handed men - although there was no such difference for women.
DIVERGENT (12A) AFTER Twilight and The Hunger Games, here's the dawn of a another planned trilogy for teenagers to buy into.
BY ELEANOR LECOMBER, AGE13 The Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth The Divergent books are about a girl named Beatrice "Tris" Prior, who lives in a world divided into five different factions.
Tony Goldwyn will play Shailene Woodley's father in the big screen adaptation of the best-selling young adult novel Divergent.
ARC (Fri, Sat & Wed) Shailene Woodley, right, stars as Tris in new movie Divergent with Kate Winslet as Jeanine Matthews who is determined to track down those who don't belong in the perfect society.