Definition of diversify verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    diversify

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//dəˈvərsəˌfaɪ//
     
    , NAmE//daɪˈvərsəˌfaɪ//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they diversify
     
    he / she / it diversifies
     
    past simple diversified
     
    -ing form diversifying
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] diversify (something) (into something) (especially of a business or company) to develop a wider range of products, interests, skills, etc. in order to be more successful or reduce risk synonym branch out Farmers are being encouraged to diversify into new crops.
  2. 2[intransitive, transitive] to change or to make something change so that there is greater variety Patterns of family life are diversifying. diversify something The culture has been diversified with the arrival of immigrants.
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NAmE//dəˌvərsəfəˈkeɪʃn//
 
, NAmE//daɪˌvərsəfəˈkeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
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