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Meaning of DIVERSIFICATION

Pronunciation:  di`vursufu'keyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of introducing variety (especially in investments or in the variety of goods and services offered); "my broker recommended a greater diversification of my investments"; "he limited his losses by diversification of his product line"
  2. [n]  the condition of being varied; "that restaurant's menu lacks diversification; every day it is the same"
 

DIVERSIFICATION is a 15 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: variegation
 
 See Also: change, condition, status

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Di*ver`si*fi*ca"tion\, n. [See {Diversify}.]
1. The act of making various, or of changing form or quality.
   --Boyle.

2. State of diversity or variation; variegation;
   modification; change; alternation.

         Infinite diversifications of tints may be produced.
                                               --Adventurer.

 
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