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emergence

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the act of becoming known or coming into view; the act of emerging
  • her rapid emergence as a national political figure
  • the emergence of the Internet as an important means of communication

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The first known use of emergence was in 1704

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“Emergence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emergence. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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