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"emerging" in British English

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emergingadjective [before noun]

uk   /ɪˈmɜː.dʒɪŋ/  us   /-ˈmɝː-/ (formal emergent )
starting to ​exist: Westerngovernments should be giving more ​aid to the emerging democracies of the Third World. emergent ​economies/​markets
(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 ​businessinvestment: US ​government and ​business must ​becomepartners in ​breaking into these emerging ​markets.
(Definition of emerging from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"emerging" in Business English

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emergingadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ɪˈmɜːdʒɪŋ/ (formal emergent)
just beginning to exist: Sales ​personnel have become more ​efficient in ​matchingbuyers and ​sellers and rapidly ​identifying emerging ​businessopportunities. We gather and ​distributeinformation about new and emerging disease threats around the ​world.
ECONOMICS beginning to have ​economicpower or ​success: emerging ​economies/​markets emerging country/​nation
(Definition of emerging from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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