diversify ( diversifies 3rd person present) ( diversifying present participle) ( diversified past tense & past participle ) When an organization or person diversifies into other things, or diversifies their range of something, they increase the variety of things that they do or make. verb
The company's troubles started only when it diversified into new products... V into n/-ing
Manufacturers have been encouraged to diversify... V
These firms have been given a tough lesson in the need to diversify their markets. V n
diversification ( diversifications plural) n-var
The seminar was to discuss diversification of agriculture...
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alter, assort, branch out, change, expand, have a finger in every pie, mix, modify, spread out, transform, variegate, vary
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