emergent definition

  • adjective:
    • getting into view, presence, or notice: emergent spring shoots; an emergent governmental frontrunner.
    • appearing: emergent nations.
    • increasing above a surrounding method, particularly a fluid.
    • Arising or happening unexpectedly: cash laid aside for emergent contingencies.
    • Demanding prompt action; immediate.
    • developing as a result; resultant: economic problems emergent through the limitation of credit.
    • growing; entering view or into presence; nascent; brand new.
    • bigger as compared to surrounding vegetation
    • having leaves and blossoms above the liquid
    • Having gameplay that arises from its mechanics, rather than a linear storyline.
    • increasing or emerging away from a fluid or whatever covers or conceals; providing; coming to light.
    • instantly appearing; arising unexpectedly; calling for prompt action; urgent.
    • happening unexpectedly and calling for urgent activity
    • getting into existence
    • Coming into view, existence, or notice: emergent spring shoots; an emergent governmental frontrunner.
    • Emerging: emergent countries.
    • increasing above a surrounding method, specially a fluid.
    • Arising or occurring unexpectedly: money set aside for emergent contingencies.
    • Demanding prompt activity; immediate.
    • Occurring as a consequence; resultant: economic issues emergent from the restriction of credit.
    • emerging; entering view or into presence; nascent; brand-new.
    • bigger versus surrounding vegetation
    • having leaves and flowers over the water
    • Having gameplay that arises from its mechanics, rather than a linear storyline.
    • increasing or promising from a fluid or something that covers or conceals; issuing; coming to light.
    • abruptly showing up; arising unexpectedly; phoning for prompt action; immediate.
    • occurring unexpectedly and calling for immediate action
    • getting into presence
    • Coming into view, presence, or notice: emergent spring propels; an emergent political leader.
    • growing: emergent countries.
    • increasing above a surrounding medium, particularly a fluid.
    • Arising or happening unexpectedly: money laid aside for emergent contingencies.
    • Demanding prompt action; urgent.
    • developing for that reason; resultant: economic dilemmas emergent through the limitation of credit.
    • promising; getting into view or into presence; nascent; brand-new.
    • bigger versus surrounding vegetation
    • having leaves and plants above the liquid
    • Having game play that comes from its mechanics, versus a linear storyline.
    • Rising or emerging from a fluid or anything that covers or conceals; providing; arriving at light.
    • Suddenly showing up; arising unexpectedly; calling for prompt activity; urgent.
    • occurring unexpectedly and calling for urgent activity
    • getting into presence
  • noun:
    • One that is coming into view or existence: "The giant redwoods . . . outstrip the emergents of the rain forest, which rarely reach two hundred feet” ( Catherine Caulfield).
    • A plant whose root system expands underwater, but whose shoot, leaves and flowers develops and above the liquid.
    • That which emerges or comes forth; whatever seems or comes into view; an all natural event.
    • one that's entering view or existence: "The giant redwoods . . . outstrip the emergents associated with rain woodland, which hardly ever get to 2 hundred feet” ( Catherine Caulfield).
    • A plant whoever root system develops underwater, but whose shoot, leaves and plants grows up and over the water.
    • That which emerges or comes forth; whatever seems or comes into view; an all-natural event.
    • one that's coming into view or presence: "The giant redwoods . . . outstrip the emergents of rainfall forest, which hardly ever achieve two hundred feet” ( Catherine Caulfield).
    • A plant whose root system grows underwater, but whose shoot, leaves and blossoms matures and over the liquid.
    • whatever emerges or comes forth; that which seems or has view; a natural incident.
  • others:
    • increasing from or off whatever covers or surrounds; coming forth or into view; protruding.
    • Specifically— In bryology, rising slightly above the perichætium: applied to the capsule.
    • In lichenology, protruding through cortical layer.
    • Issuing or proceeding.
    • Coming abruptly; unexpected; everyday; unanticipated; ergo, phoning for instant activity or treatment; immediate; pressing.
    • Rising from or from whatever covers or surrounds; coming forth or into view; protruding.
    • especially— In bryology, increasing slightly above the perichætium: placed on the capsule.
    • In lichenology, protruding through cortical layer.
    • Issuing or proceeding.
    • Coming unexpectedly; abrupt; informal; unexpected; thus, phoning for instant activity or treatment; urgent; pressing.
    • Rising from or regarding whatever covers or surrounds; coming forth or into view; protruding.
    • Specifically— In bryology, rising somewhat over the perichætium: applied to the pill.
    • In lichenology, protruding through cortical level.
    • Issuing or proceeding.
    • Coming all of a sudden; sudden; informal; unanticipated; hence, phoning for instant activity or solution; immediate; pressing.

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