emergence

  • 1 émergence — [ emɛrʒɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1720; dr. « dépendance » 1498; de émergent 1 ♦ Phys. Sortie d un rayonnement. Point d émergence d un rayon lumineux, le point où il sort d un milieu qu il traverse. 2 ♦ Par anal. Émergence d un nerf, le point apparent où il… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Emergence — Émergence Pour les articles homonymes, voir Émergence (homonymie). L émergence désigne l apparition de nouvelles caractéristiques à un certain degré de complexité. C est un phénomène qu on trouve dans les domaines physiques, biologiques,… …

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  • 3 Emergence — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Emergence Álbum de Natasha St Pier Publicación 1996 …

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  • 4 Emergence — E*mer gence, n.; pl. {Emergences}. The act of rising out of a fluid, or coming forth from envelopment or concealment, or of rising into view; sudden uprisal or appearance. [1913 Webster] The white color of all refracted light, at its very first… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 emergence — emergence, emergent properties Emergence is the process by means of which a number of divergent elements are synthesized and organized into a new form. As a concept it has been particularly prominent in evolutionary theory. However, it is also… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 6 emergence — 1640s, unforeseen occurrence, from Fr. émergence, from emerger, from L. emergere (see EMERGE (Cf. emerge)). Meaning an emerging is from 1704 …

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  • 7 emergence — index egress, expression (manifestation), issuance, manifestation, nascency, origination, outflow, sta …

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  • 8 emergence — [ē mʉr′jəns, imʉr′jəns] n. [< L emergens, prp. of emergere] 1. an emerging 2. an outgrowth from beneath the outer layer of a plant, as a rose prickle …

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  • 9 Emergence — For other uses see Emergence (disambiguation), Emergent, and Emergency. : See also the closely related articles: Spontaneous order and self organization. In philosophy, systems theory and the sciences, emergence is the way complex systems and… …

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  • 10 Émergence — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Émergence (homonymie). L émergence désigne l apparition de nouvelles caractéristiques à un certain degré de complexité. C est un phénomène qu on trouve dans les domaines physiques, biologiques, écologiques, socio …

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  • 11 emergence — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ gradual ▪ rapid, sudden ▪ recent ▪ early, late VERB + EMERGENCE …

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  • 12 emergence — /i merr jeuhns/, n. 1. the act or process of emerging. 2. an outgrowth, as a prickle, on the surface of a plant. 3. Evolution. the appearance of new properties or species in the course of development or evolution. [1640 50; < F < ML; see… …

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  • 13 emergence — e|mer|gence [ ı mɜrdʒəns ] noun uncount * 1. ) emergence of the process of appearing or becoming recognized: the emergence of the modern French state the emergence of English as the medium of international communication 2. ) emergence from the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 emergence */ — UK [ɪˈmɜː(r)dʒ(ə)ns] / US [ɪˈmɜrdʒəns] noun [uncountable] 1) the process of appearing or becoming recognized emergence of: the emergence of the modern French state the emergence of English as the medium of international communication 2) the… …

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  • 15 emergence — e|mer|gence [ıˈmə:dʒəns US ə:r ] n [U] 1.) when something begins to be known or noticed emergence of ▪ the emergence of Japan as a world leader 2.) when someone or something comes out of a difficult experience emergence from ▪ the company s… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 émergence — (é mèr jan s ) s. f. 1°   Terme de physique. Sortie hors d un milieu. Point d émergence, point par lequel un rayon lumineux sort d un milieu qu il a traversé. •   Chacun des rayons se brise à son émergence de la boule, VOLT. Newton, II, 9.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 17 emergence — emerge UK US /ɪˈmɜːdʒ/ verb [I] ► to begin to exist or have power or influence: » The new Executive Director will be responsible for ensuring that the state emerges as a leader in the field of next generation energy. ► to appear or become known:… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 18 emergence — [[t]ɪmɜ͟ː(r)ʤ(ə)ns[/t]] N UNCOUNT: with supp, usu N of n The emergence of something is the process or event of its coming into existence. ...the emergence of new democracies in East and Central Europe …

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  • 19 emergence — noun 1. the gradual beginning or coming forth (Freq. 1) figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece • Syn: ↑outgrowth, ↑growth • Derivationally related forms: ↑grow (for: ↑ …

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  • 20 ÉMERGENCE — n. f. T. de Physique Le fait d’être émergent. Point d’émergence, Point par lequel un rayon lumineux sort d’un milieu qu’il a traversé …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)