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phenomenon

noun

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something extraordinary or surprising
  • our jaws dropped when we saw this basketball phenomenon play for the first time

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The first known use of phenomenon was in 1605

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“Phenomenon.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/phenomenon. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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