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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 emer·gence /ɪˈmɝʤən(t)s/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 emer·gence /ɪˈmɝʤən(t)s/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.
    The white color of all refracted light, at its very first emergence . . . is compounded of various colors.   --Sir I. Newton.
    When from the deep thy bright emergence sprung.   --H. Brooke.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the gradual beginning or coming forth; "figurines presage
           the emergence of sculpture in Greece" [syn: outgrowth,
      2: the becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the
         emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow
         catkins" [syn: egress, issue]
      3: the act of emerging [syn: emersion]
      4: the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent [syn: egress,