Adjective: diversified dI'vur-su,fId or di'vur-su,fId
Verb: diversify dI'vur-su,fI or di'vur-su,fI
- Having variety of character or form or components; or having increased variety
"a diversified musical program ranging from classical to modern"; "diversified farming"; "diversified manufacturing"; "diversified scenery"; "diversified investments"
- Make (more) diverse
"diversify a course of study"
- Spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate
"The plants on this island diversified";
- Vary in order to spread risk or to expand
"The company diversified";
- branch out, broaden
See also: heterogeneous, heterogenous [non-standard], varied, wide-ranging
Type of: alter, change, modify, vary
Antonym: specialize, undiversified
Encyclopedia: Diversified Diversify