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