Diverging
Diverging Di*ver"ging, a. Tending in different directions from a common center; spreading apart; divergent. [1913 Webster]

{Diverging series} (Math.), a series whose terms are larger as the series is extended; a series the sum of whose terms does not approach a finite limit when the series is extended indefinitely; -- opposed to a {converging series}. [1913 Webster]


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