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verb [intransitive] converge pronunciation in British English /kənˈvɜː(r)dʒ/
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present tense
present participleconverging
past tenseconverged
past participleconverged
  1. 1
    to come from different directions to reach the same point
    a station where three railway lines converge
    Top diplomats were converging on Washington from all over the world.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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