Meaning of “emerging” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “emerging” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"emerging" in American English

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emergingadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ɪˈmɜr·dʒɪŋ/

growing and developing, esp. in business investment:

US government and business must become partners in breaking into these emerging markets.

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"emerging" in Business English

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emergingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ɪˈmɜːdʒɪŋ/ us formal emergent

just beginning to exist:

Sales personnel have become more efficient in matching buyers and sellers and rapidly identifying emerging business opportunities.
We gather and distribute information about new and emerging disease threats around the world.

ECONOMICS beginning to have economic power or success:

emerging country/nation

(Definition of “emerging” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)