• Dead Goat Emerging from Den
    Dead Goat Emerging from Den
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v emerge come out into view, as from concealment "Suddenly, the proprietor emerged from his office"
    • v emerge become known or apparent "Some nice results emerged from the study"
    • v emerge come out of "Water issued from the hole in the wall","The words seemed to come out by themselves"
    • v emerge come up to the surface of or rise "He felt new emotions emerge"
    • v emerge happen or occur as a result of something
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Dragon-fly (Aeschna cyanea). Two stages in emergence of fly from nymph-cuticle Dragon-fly (Aeschna cyanea). Two stages in emergence of fly from nymph-cuticle
Dragon-fly emerged, wings expanding Dragon-fly emerged, wings expanding

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The Eisenhower interstate system requires that one-mile in every five must be straight. These straight sections are usable as airstrips in times of war or other emergencies
    • v. i Emerge To rise out of a fluid; to come forth from that in which anything has been plunged, enveloped, or concealed; to issue and appear; as, to emerge from the water or the ocean; the sun emerges from behind the moon in an eclipse; to emerge from poverty or obscurity. "Thetis . . . emerging from the deep.""Those who have emerged from very low, some from the lowest, classes of society."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: A caterpillar grows roughly 27,000 times its size when it first emerges as an egg
    • emerge To rise from or out of anything that surrounds, covers, or conceals; come forth; appear, as from concealment; come into view, as into a higher position or state: as, to emerge from the water or from the ocean; the sun emerges from behind a cloud, or from an eclipse; to emerge from poverty, obscurity, or misfortune.
    • emerge To issue; proceed.
    • emerge To come into existence; pass from being in cause to being in act.
    • emerge To immerge; sink.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In driving tests, women reacted to emergency options in.56 of a second. Men scored .59 in the same tests.
    • v.i Emerge e-mėrj′ to rise out of: to issue or come forth: to reappear after being concealed: to come into view: to result
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  • Og Mandino
    “Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is... the highway to success.”
  • Ambrose Bierce
    “A coward is one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.”
  • Fritz Reiner
    Fritz Reiner
    “Watch out for emergencies. They are your big chance.”
  • Joseph Addison
    “Husband a lie, and trump it up in some extraordinary emergency.”
  • Emily Dickinson
    “Faith is a fine invention when Gentleman can see -- but microscopes are prudent in an emergency”
  • Winston Churchill
    “Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. emergere, emersum,; e, out + mergere, to dip, plunge. See Merge
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. emergĕre, emersume, out of, mergĕre, to plunge.


In literature:

So we tend to face emergencies as they arrive and let the dim future take care of itself.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
We emerged on the lower deck, and thence regained the quarterdeck.
"Hurricane Island" by H. B. Marriott Watson
It was for Hilda to act in this emergency.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
Colonel Witham emerged from the tent.
"The Rival Campers Ashore" by Ruel Perley Smith
The doge of Venice, Rainerio Zeno, emerged through curtains held for him by two equerries in purple.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Facing her was a small door, identical with the one by which she had emerged.
"The Madcap of the School" by Angela Brazil
Two figures emerged, were lost from sight, and reappeared at the foot of the plank.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
As the group emerged from the water and lifted their masks, Rick looked at Scotty.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
But my campaigners would have fought well in case of emergency.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
Another man emerged from the medicine wickiup to stand beside Owl Carver.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
In this emergency, clearly their only hope lay with the French.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume II (of VIII)" by Various
They were entirely unsheltered, as they had brought with them no preparations for such an emergency.
"King Philip" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
It was an expedient born of a desperate emergency.
"Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman" by J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
Dancing, emerging presently from the batteries, greeted Scott again, this time boisterously.
"The Mountain Divide" by Frank H. Spearman
Emerging upon the bowlder, he paused for a few seconds as he looked in all directions.
"A Mountain Boyhood" by Joe Mills
From a trap in the bottom two bulging, gleaming figures emerged.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, May, 1930" by Various
On emerging from the beam, however, these vibrations immediately resume their natural frequency.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, October, 1930" by Various
Madame Okraska was once more emerging.
"Tante" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
No emergency but they were ready to meet with a promptness that was almost automatic.
"In the Brooding Wild" by Ridgwell Cullum
I crept stealthily a few yards beneath the brushwood, and emerged safely upon the road.
"Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume I (of II)" by Charles James Lever

In poetry:

As the waters roll
Roll you.
The waters wash,
You wash in oneness
And never emerge.
"Fish" by D H Lawrence
And what most welcome and serene
Dawns on the Patriarch's eye,
In all the emerging hills so green,
In all the brightening sky?
"Quinquagesima Sunday" by John Keble
Grant me to know, to seek, to find,
In some small measure though it be,
Emerging from the waste and blind,
The clearer self, the grander me!
"The Clearer Self" by Archibald Lampman
One day you will finally leave
The shade of twilight visions, emerging
Radiant from that dream and those yearnings
Born of all that makes you grieve.
"Redemption" by Antero Tarquinio de Quental
The dawn appears, the land is gone,
The sea is all around;
Then on each hand low hills of sand
Emerge and form another land;
She steereth through the Sound.
"Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 2. The Musician's Tale; The Ballad of Carmilhan - III." by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
On the hills, hidden grasses emerged
like secrets a man had long withheld:
all winter the clouds wept until suddenly
life again swept through the trees of the field.
"The Field" by Shlomo ibn Gabirol

In news:

The Hopi Emergency Response Team (HERT) will not be participating in a statewide Arizona National Guard emergency exercise taking place now through Sunday, Nov 6, due to a recent emergency on the Hopi Reservation.
BURLINGTON, Mass.—The traditional way of deciding whether an emergency message is intelligible is pretty simple, according to a fire protection engineer at a recent emergency management seminar here.
In this photo taken Monday, Aug 27, 2012, Alaska Emergency Management Director John Madden stands inside the state emergency operations center at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage, Alaska.
The civilians, firefighters, police officers, emergency medical technicians, and emergency management professionals exhibited steady determination and resolve under horrifying, overwhelming conditions on 9/11.
THERE'S no emergency like a plumbing emergency.
Updated Thursday, July 5, 2012, at 8:27 a.m. Sedgwick County authorities, bracing for another fireworks season, are asking residents to call a number for non-emergency complaints in an attempt to keep 911 lines free for emergency calls.
EMERGE is a national Hispanic networking series for emerging young professionals.
Emergency respirator now protects against CO. An emergency device such as an escape mask has a single, critical function.
Genesee County Emergency Services, law enforcement and emergency responders were extremely prepared for the impending impact of the storm.
EMERGENT Tom Wiscombe LLC Los Angeles-based design office EMERGENT Tom Wiscombe LLC wins competition for the Shenyang Civic Sports Center and 2013 National Games in Northeast China.
RGB Networks has announced that its Broadcast Network Processor (BNP) enables cable television operators to deliver Emergency Alert System (EAS) messages simultaneously to all analog and digital subscribers in the event of an emergency.
Concerning a recent question of expanding emergency dispatch services in Skagway , why not have Skagway and Haines share one dispatch system for police, fire and emergency medical services.
The Mobile Acuity LT Central Monitoring Station is designed to allow emergency caregivers to establish an Emergency Medical Delivery Area when and where it's needed.
The Mon­roe County Emer­gency Man­age­ment Divi­sion is urg­ing res­i­dents to reg­is­ter with the new county­wide emer­gency-alert sys­tem.
She is responsible for planning, implementing, and improving emergency management plans, programs, and procedures to ensure a coordinated response to major emergencies or disruptions to continuity of operations in the city.

In science:

For a harmonic oscillator interacting with the environment, coherent states emerge as pointer states .
Comment on "Hidden assumptions in decoherence theory"
In this paper we have considered only one mechanism probably leading in emergence the PT.
A String Approximation for Cooper Pair in High-T$_{\bf c}$ superconductivity
X Y chain in a transverse field, since the evaluation of periodic continued fractions31 emerging in (5) is quite simple and reduces to solving quadratic equations.
Thermodynamic properties of the periodic nonuniform spin-1/2 isotropic XY chains in a transverse field
We show in Section 2 that the missing VEV configurations, which ensure the survival of the MSSM at low energies, only emerge in extended SU (N ) GUTs with N ≥ 7.
From Prototype SU(5) to Realistic SU(7) SUSY GUT
The picture that has emerged for two massless flavors is that a first-order chiral phase transition occurs at zero temperature along the chemical potential axis.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The successive mechanisms of super-clusterization of primary effectons and polymerization of these superclusters could be responsible for second order phase transitions, leading to emergency of superfluidity and superconductivity.
Hierarchic Models of Turbulence, Superfluidity and Superconductivity
The physical picture that emerged was interesting and somewhat surprising.
Solvable model of a polymer in random media with long ranged disorder correlations
Sudden emergence of a giant k-core in a random graph.
On the critical exponents of random k-SAT
Several novel features are observed which include a momentum dependent multiplicative factor to each external vector leg and the emergence of a symplectic tensor multiplying the polarization vectors.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
Here the vertices derived from three point amplitude emerge.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
A certain simplicity thus emerges when the low-energy effective theory has strong disorder, and we will exploit this to the fullest in what follows.
Dynamics and transport in random quantum systems governed by strong-randomness fixed points
Thus, the picture that emerges is very reminiscent of the ordered phase in the RTFIM.
Dynamics and transport in random quantum systems governed by strong-randomness fixed points
In addition, when waves are localized, a collective behaviour of the system emerges.
Localization of acoustic waves in 1D random liquid media
When exceeding a certain critical value, however, the double peaks emerge.
Localization of acoustic waves in 1D random liquid media
In this case, however, there emerges not a simple problem to find a measure for calculating the average values of the physical system parameters.
Exactly solvable models of quantum mechanics including fluctuations in the framework of representation of the wave function by random process