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"emerging" in British 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 economies/markets emerging country/nation
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