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English definition of “emerging”

emerging

adjective [before noun]     /ɪˈmɜː.dʒɪŋ/ US  /-ˈmɝː-/ (formal emergent)
starting to exist : Western governments should be giving more aid to the emerging democracies of the Third World . emergent economies / markets NewModern and fashionable
(Definition of emerging adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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