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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Emerge  \E*merge"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Emerged};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Emerging}.]  [L.  emergere  emersum  e  out  +  mergere  to 
  dip,  plunge.  See  {Merge}.] 
  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.''  --Dryden. 
 
  Those  who  have  emerged  from  very  low  some  from  the 
  lowest,  classes  of  society.  --Burke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  emerging 
  adj  1:  coming  into  view;  "as  newly  emerging  emotions  and  ideas  well 
  up  in  him" 
  2:  coming  into  existence;  "a  nascent  republic"  [syn:  {emergent}, 
  {nascent}] 
  3:  coming  to  maturity;  "the  rising  generation"  [syn:  {rising}] 




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