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Convergence and divergence are well known mathematical terms in the side of studying convergence and divergence of sequence and series , My question is about interpretation of those terms in physics ?

Note: For example the harmonic series :$\sum_{n\geq1}\frac 1 n$ is divergent what does it mean this in physics ?

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closed as off-topic by Brian Borchers, user296602, GNUSupporter 8964民主女神 地下教會, Rob Arthan, Clement C. Mar 1 '18 at 23:31

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  • $\begingroup$ Context is needed to make sense of this. $\endgroup$ – user296602 Mar 1 '18 at 23:13
  • $\begingroup$ Ok, i will edit for specification $\endgroup$ – zeraoulia rafik Mar 1 '18 at 23:14
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    $\begingroup$ Is there any reason that the meaning should be different? $\endgroup$ – Arthur Mar 1 '18 at 23:14
  • $\begingroup$ This is obviously outside the scope of MSE. $\endgroup$ – Rob Arthan Mar 1 '18 at 23:14
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    $\begingroup$ The literal question about "meaning in physics" is probably not quite the intended question, but, rather, "what is a mathematical interpretation that makes sense of physics needs?" $\endgroup$ – paul garrett Mar 1 '18 at 23:29