emerging

emerging e‧mer‧ging [ɪˈmɜːdʒɪŋ ǁ -ɜːr-] adjective [only before a noun]
1. in an early state of development:

• the country's emerging nuclear industry

2. emerging nations/​countries/​economies COMMERCE countries, especially those in Asia, Africa, and South America that are just starting to have influence or power in trade, finance etc:

• The EU is allowing emerging economies to have greater access to their products.

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emerging UK US /ɪˈmɜːdʒɪŋ/ adjective [before noun] (FORMAL emergent)
just beginning to exist: »

Sales personnel have become more efficient in matching buyers and sellers and rapidly identifying emerging business opportunities.

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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

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emerging country/nation


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • emerging — adjective Date: 1646 emergent 4 < emerging nations > < an emerging artist > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • emerging — e|merg|ing [ ı mɜrdʒıŋ ] or e|mer|gent [ ı mɜrdʒənt ] adjective just beginning to exist or be noticed: an emerging consensus that global warming is a reality emerging businesses/markets/economies …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • emerging — /i merr jing/, adj. emergent (def. 3): emerging nations. [1640 50; EMERGE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

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