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noun [uncountable] emergence pronunciation in American English /ɪˈmɜrdʒəns/
  1. 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. 2
    the process of stopping being involved in a difficult situation or period of time
    emergence from: the company’s emergence from bankruptcy


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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