What does emergence mean?

Definitions for emergence
ɪˈmɜr dʒənsemer·gence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emergence, outgrowth, growthnoun

    the gradual beginning or coming forth

    "figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"

  2. emergence, egress, issuenoun

    the becoming visible

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

  3. emergence, emersionnoun

    the act of emerging

  4. egress, egression, emergencenoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. emergencenoun

    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. emergencenoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emergencenoun

    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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  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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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

Examples of emergence in a Sentence

  1. Brock Bastian:

    It opens up new insights into the emergence of religion as a belief system that developed to explain natural threats or events.

  2. Elmar Kades:

    With the emergence of connected, autonomous, electric and shared vehicles, carmakers face immediate investments, so new opportunities for sharing costs have emerged.

  3. James Breiding:

    Like Japan, Switzerland had a strong sense of community and egalitarianism. In the last 20 years, we've seen the emergence, however, of the 'Davos man,' those men that embraced the Davos scepter found themselves in an increasingly lonely club.

  4. Brian Michael Jenkins:

    Terrorism has a long history, going back centuries, but we began to see at the very tail end of the 1960s, (and) clearly evident in the 1970s, the emergence of contemporary international terrorism.

  5. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    Frankly, if we are in a period where there are going to be attritional fare wars... profits will suffer for a year or two and I think that is what shareholders should expect, however it is clear in my mind that within the next four of five years we will see the emergence of four or five large European airline groups... with much more capacity discipline ...and some upward pressure on pricing.

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