Emergent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |iˈmɜːrdʒənt|  American pronunciation of the word emergent
Brit.  |ɪˈməːdʒ(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word emergent

adjective

- occurring unexpectedly and requiring urgent action

emergent repair of an aorta

- coming into existence(syn: emerging)

an emergent republic

Examples

...since it was not seen as an emergent problem, it was continually put off...

the emergent nations of the world

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