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

 phe·nom·e·non /fɪˈnɑməˌnɑn, nən/

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

 phe·nom·e·non /fɪˈnɑməˌnɑn, nən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Phe·nom·e·non n.; pl. Phenomena
 1. An appearance; anything visible; whatever, in matter or spirit, is apparent to, or is apprehended by, observation; as, the phenomena of heat, light, or electricity; phenomena of imagination or memory.
    In the phenomena of the material world, and in many of the phenomena of mind.   --Stewart.
 2. That which strikes one as strange, unusual, or unaccountable; an extraordinary or very remarkable person, thing, or occurrence; as, a musical phenomenon.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any state or process known through the senses rather than by
           intuition or reasoning
      2: a remarkable development
      [also: phenomena (pl)]