Definition of Diversification

1. Noun. The act of introducing variety (especially in investments or in the variety of goods and services offered). "He limited his losses by diversification of his product line"

Exact synonyms: Variegation
Generic synonyms: Change
Derivative terms: Diversify, Diversify, Variegate



2. Noun. The condition of being varied. "That restaurant's menu lacks diversification; every day it is the same"
Generic synonyms: Condition, Status
Derivative terms: Diversify, Diversify, Diversify

Definition of Diversification

1. n. The act of making various, or of changing form or quality.

Definition of Diversification

1. Noun. The act, or the result, of diversifying ¹

2. Noun. A corporate strategy in which a company acquires or establishes a business other than that of its current product ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Diversification

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Diversification

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diversification (current term)
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diversionary landing
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Literary usage of Diversification

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1. Smoking & Health in the Americas: A 1992 Report of the Surgeon General, in by DIANE Publishing Company, Louis W. Sullivan (1995)
"diversification In their post-1964 efforts to diversify holdings, cigarette firms used the same strategy of acquiring existing companies that they had used ..."

2. Beyond Polarization: Emerging Strategies for Reconciling Community and the by Kirk Johnson (1993)
"Instead, they were interested in identifying specific diversification projects, developing local consensus behind them, and finding the resources to ..."

3. Community Mediation Programs: Developments and Challenges by Daniel McGillis (1999)
"This diversification has occurred for a number ... The diversification of the work of community mediation programs has led program leaders to be concerned ..."

4. Principles of Rural Economics by Thomas Nixon Carver (1911)
"Another reason for diversification is that different crops extract the different ... A third reason for diversification, and one which, though no more ..."

5. Prison Methods in New York State, a Contribution to the Study of the Theory by Philip Klein (1920)
"CHAPTER II diversification OF CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS CAUSES LEADING TO diversification ïf history of the diversification of institutions combined in this ..."

6. The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science by Johns Hopkins University (1897)
"The Commissioner of Agriculture states that in those counties where there is most specialization in production and diversification of crops (Piedmont, ..."

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