divergence

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the act of moving away in different direction from a common point

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a variation that deviates from the standard or norm

an infinite series that has no limit

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a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions

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In conclusion, taking into account the evolutions of IPI12 values recorded in the analyzed countries, in this case also, we have a divergent evolution trend.
But once the hammerhead evolved, it underwent divergent evolution in different directions, with some species becoming larger, some smaller, and the distinctive hammer-like head of the fish changing in size and shape, said CU-Boulder Professor Andrew Martin of the ecology and evolutionary biology department.
Clearly, a difference in intelligence, rather than a difference in geography, underlies the divergent evolution of the Mesoamericans and Africans.
These fundamental differences may be the result of long-term isolation and divergent evolution of the X chromosome in European and neotropical chernetids.