Relating to or causing divergence. Gowing away in different directions from a common
point or path.
M.L. divergent-, stem of divergens pr.p. of divergere, from → di- "apart," variant of → dis- + vergere "to bend, turn, incline," from PIE *werg- "to turn," from base *wer- "to turn, bend" (cf. L. vertere "to turn," Av. var ət- "to turn," Mod.Pers. gard, gardidan "to turn," Skt. vartate "turns round, rolls," Gk. rhatane "stirrer, ladle," Ger. werden, O.E. weorðan "to become."
Vâgerâ, agent noun from vâgerâyidan, → diverge + noun suffix -i.
adasi-ye vâgerâ (#)
Fr.: lentille divergente
A lens which causes a parallel beam of light passing through it to diverge or spread out; concave lens. Same as diverging lens and → negative lens.
1) Differing from one another.
Gunâgun, literally "of different kinds, sorts, species," from gun "kind, species, sort."
The state or fact of being diverse; difference; unlikeness.
A number which is to be divided by another number (→ divisor). Example: 36 in the expression 36 : 9 = 4.
From L. dividendum "thing to be divided," → division.
Bâxši, from bâxš, → division.
1) baxš; 2) šekâf
1) The act or process of dividing; state of being divided.
From O.Fr. division, from L. divisionem (nom. divisio), from divid-, stem of dividere "to cleave, distribute," from → dis- "apart" + -videre "to separate," from PIE base *widh- "to separate."
1) Baxš "portion, part, division," baxšidan "to divide,
distribute, grant;" Mod./Mid.Pers. baxt "fortune, fate," baxtan, baxšidan
"to distribute, divide," bâq "garden," initially "piece or patch of land,"
baq "god, lord;" Av. bag- "to attribute, allot, distribute,"
baxš- "to apportion, divide, give to,"
baxta- "what is allotted (luck, fortune),"
baxədra- "part, portion," baγa- "master, god;"
O.Pers. bāji- "tribute, tax;" cf. Skt. bhaj- "to share, divide,
distribute, apportion," bhájati "divides," bhakta- "allotted; occupied
with; a share; food or a meal, time of eating?" pitu-bháj-
"enjoying food;" Gk. phagein"to eat (to have a share of food)";
PIE base *bhag- "to share out, apportion."
Fr.: signe de division
A symbol placed between two quantities (dividend and the divisor) to indicate the division of the first by the second. The division sign is written as a horizontal line with dot above and dot below, ÷ (→ obelus), or a slash or horizontal line.
A number by which another number, the → dividend, is divided.
1) vosin; 2) vosinidan
Fr.: 1) divore; 2) divorcer
1a) The legal dissolution of a marriage by a court or other competent body.
M.E., from O.Fr. divorce from L. divortium "separation, dissolution of marriage," from divertere "to turn in different directions, to separate," from di- blended with → de- "apart," + vertere "to turn," → version.
Vosin, from Sangesari vovsin "divorce," related to Mid.Pers. visastan "to break," Mod.Pers. gosastan, ultimately from Proto-Ir. (+ *ui-) *said- "to break, split;" cf. Av. (+ *aua-) auua.siδ- "to split;" Baluci sist/sid-, sind- "to break, split;" Skt. ched "to split, to cut off;" Gk. sizo "to cut through, to split;" L. scindo "I tear up."
DO white dwarf
sefid kutule-ye DO
Fr.: naine blanche DO
A → white dwarf whose spectrum shows strong lines of singly ionized helium He II; He I or H may be present. As a DO star cools, the He II will recombine with free electrons to form He I, eventually changing the DO type into a DB white dwarf.
1) dapé; 2) dapidan
Fr.: 1) document; 2) (se) documenter
1) A written or printed paper furnishing information or evidence, as a passport,
deed, bill of sale, or bill of lading; a legal or official paper.
M.E., from O.Fr. document "written evidence," from L. documentum "example, proof, lesson," in M.L. "official written instrument," from docere "to show, teach," cognate with Av. daē- "to show," Pers. andišidan, → think.
Dapé, from Mid.Pers. dib, dip "document;" O.Pers. dipī- "inscription;" related to dabir, → secretary; dapidan, infinitive from dap, dapé.
1) Pertaining to, consisting of, or derived from documents.
1) The use of documentary evidence.
A segment of the → zodiac extending 2.5 degrees, as considered in Babylonian and Hellenistic astrology; plural: dodekatemoria. Dodekatemoria result from a subdivision of each → zodiacal sign into twelve equal parts, each given the name of a → sign, beginning with the name of the sign being divided and continuing throughout the other eleven sequentially. Each zodiacal sign therefore contained a micro-zodiac within its own 30° span. Textual evidence for the micro-zodiac does not antedate the sixth century BC (F. Rochberg, 2010, In the Path of the Moon, BRILL).
From Gk. dodekatemorion "twelfth part," from dodeka "twelve."
A domestic mammal related to the wolf and bred in many varieties.
From M.E. dogge, from O.E. docga "hound, powerful breed of dog," cognate with Scots dugdogge, Ger. Dogge, of unknown origin.
Sag "dog" (Lori say, sayu "puppy;" Pashto spay, spie "bitch;" Semnâni esba; Sangesari əsba; Kajali of Khlkhâl esbé; Tâleshi of Vizna səba; Abyâni kuyâ); from Mid.Pers. sag "dog;" O.Pers. *saka-; Median *spaka-; Av. spā-; cf. Skt. svâ-; L. canis "dog;" Gk. kuon; O.E. hund, E. hound, Ger. Hund; PIE *kwon-.
1) A specific tenet or doctrine authoritatively laid down, as by a church.
L. dogma "philosophical tenet," from Gk. dogma "opinion, tenet," literally "that which one thinks is true," from dokein "to seem good, think," cognate with Pers. andišé "thought," dis, → form.
Kiš "dogma, religion," from Mid.Pers. kêš "religion, faith, dogma;" Av. tkaēša- "teaching," kaeš-, kaš- "to teach;" PIE *kweis- "to observe, see" (Cheung 2007).
kišnâk, kišmand, kišvar
1) Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a dogma or dogmas; doctrinal.
The tendency to lay down principles as undeniably true, without consideration of evidence or the opinions of others (OxfordDictionaries.com).
From M.Fr. domaine "domain, estate," from O.Fr. demaine "lord's estate," from L. dominium "property, dominion," from dominus "master of a household," from domus "house;" cognate with Pers. dam, as below; Gk. domos "house;" O.C.S. domu , Russ. dom "house;" Lith. dimstis "enclosed court, property;" O.E. timber "building, structure"); PIE base *dem-/*dom- "to build."
Daman, from Av. dəmāna- "house," dami "in the house;" cf. Sogd. δmān "house;" Mod.Pers. dam "wealth, means of comfort" (often as dam o dastgâh); "threshold, doorway;" Gilaki dâmana "ceiling;" Sariqoli waδem, Yazghulami wəδem "ceiling;" Skt. dám- "house;" Proto-Iranian *damH- "to build;" Gk. demo "I build;" L. domus "house," as above.
Fr.: paroi de domaine, mur ~ ~