What does emergence mean?

Definitions for emergenceɪˈmɜr dʒəns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emergence, outgrowth, growth(noun)

    the gradual beginning or coming forth

    "figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"

  2. emergence, egress, issue(noun)

    the becoming visible

    "not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins"

  3. emergence, emersion(noun)

    the act of emerging

  4. egress, egression, emergence(noun)

    the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent

Wiktionary

  1. emergence(Noun)

    The act of rising out of a fluid, or coming forth from envelopment or concealment, or of rising into view; sudden uprising or appearance.

  2. emergence(Noun)

    In particular: the arising of emergent structure in complex systems.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emergence(noun)

    the act of rising out of a fluid, or coming forth from envelopment or concealment, or of rising into view; sudden uprisal or appearance

Freebase

  1. Emergence

    In philosophy, systems theory, science, and art, emergence is the way complex systems and patterns arise out of a multiplicity of relatively simple interactions. Emergence is central to the theories of integrative levels and of complex systems.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emergence' in Nouns Frequency: #2628

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emergence in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emergence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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