Diversify Di*ver"si*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Diversified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Diversifying}.] [F. diversifier, LL. diversificare, fr. L. diversus diverse + ficare (in comp.), akin to facere to make. See {Diverse}.] To make diverse or various in form or quality; to give variety to; to variegate; to distinguish by numerous differences or aspects. [1913 Webster]

Separated and diversified on from another. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

Its seven colors, that diversify all the face of nature. --I. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • diversifying — di ver·si·fy || sɪfaɪ v. make different, variegate; manufacture or sell a variety of products; invest one s assets in various securities (Economics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disruptive selection — diversifying selection selection favoring the two extremes rather than the intermediate …   Medical dictionary

  • evolution — evolutional, adj. evolutionally, adv. /ev euh looh sheuhn/ or, esp. Brit., /ee veuh /, n. 1. any process of formation or growth; development: the evolution of a language; the evolution of the airplane. 2. a product of such development; something… …   Universalium

  • Diversification (finance) — Finance Financial markets Bond market …   Wikipedia

  • Second Malaysia Plan — The Second Malaysia Plan was an economic development plan introduced by the government of Malaysia with the goal of implementing the Malaysian New Economic Policy (NEP). It lasted from 1971 to 1975 and aimed to restructure the society of Malaysia …   Wikipedia

  • Supply chain diversification — is a manufacturing business terminology used to describe the act of increasing choices for when to order what supplies from whom to bring products to the market. In short, it describes the abundance and flexibility of the suppliers for a certain… …   Wikipedia

  • Cretaceous–Tertiary extinction event — Artist s rendering of bolide impact Badlands nea …   Wikipedia

  • Iceland — Infobox Country native name = Lýðveldið Ísland conventional long name = Republic of Iceland common name = Iceland map caption = Location of Iceland (red) in Europe (white) national motto = national anthem = Lofsöngur official languages =… …   Wikipedia

  • Economy of Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia has an oil based economy with strong government controls over major economic activities. Saudi Arabia possesses 25% of the world s proven petroleum reserves, ranks as the largest exporter of petroleum, and plays a leading role in… …   Wikipedia

  • Economy of Iceland — Iceland Rank 129th Currency Icelandic króna (ISK) …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”