Emergence vs Outbreak - What's the difference?

emergence | outbreak |


As nouns the difference between emergence and outbreak

is that emergence is emergence while outbreak is an eruption, sudden appearance.

As a verb outbreak is

to burst out.

emergence

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of rising out of a fluid, or coming forth from envelopment or concealment, or of rising into view; sudden uprising or appearance.
  • In particular: the arising of emergent structure in complex systems.
  • See also

    * eclosion

    References

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    outbreak

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia outbreak) (en noun)
  • An eruption, sudden appearance
  • ''Any epidemic outbreak causes understandable panic
  • A sudden increase.
  • There has been an outbreak of vandalism at the school.
  • An outburst or sudden eruption, especially of violence and mischief.
  • There has been an outbreak of broken windows in the street.
  • (uncountable) A geological layer that breaks out
  • Synonyms

    * outburst * tumult

    Antonyms

    * (l)

    Verb

  • To burst out
  • To break forth
  • See also

    * breakout

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