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

 emerge /ɪˈmɝʤ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·merge v. i. [imp. & p. p. Emerged p. pr. & vb. n. Emerging ]  To rise out of a fluid; to come forth from that in which anything has been plunged, enveloped, or concealed; to issue and appear; as, to emerge from the water or the ocean; the sun emerges from behind the moon in an eclipse; to emerge from poverty or obscurity. “Thetis . . . emerging from the deep.”
    Those who have emerged from very low, some from the lowest, classes of society.   --Burke.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: come out into view, as from concealment; "Suddenly, the
           proprietor emerged from his office"
      2: come out of; "Water issued from the hole in the wall"; "The
         words seemed to come out by themselves" [syn: issue, come
         out, come forth, go forth, egress]
      3: become known or apparent; "Some nice results emerged from
         the study"
      4: come up to the surface of or rise; "He felt new emotions
      5: happen or occur as a result of something [syn: come forth]