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emergence

noun emer·gence \i-ˈmər-jən(t)s\

: the act of becoming known or coming into view : the act of emerging

Full Definition of EMERGENCE

1
:  the act or an instance of emerging
2
:  any of various superficial outgrowths of plant tissue usually formed from both epidermis and immediately underlying tissues
3
:  penetration of the soil surface by a newly germinated plant

Examples of EMERGENCE

  1. the emergence of the Internet as an important means of communication
  2. the economy's emergence from a recession

First Known Use of EMERGENCE

1704

emergence

noun emer·gence \i-ˈmər-jən(t)s\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EMERGENCE

:  a recovering of consciousness (as from anesthesia)

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