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phenomenon meaning

EN[fəˈnɒmənɒn] [-nən] [faɪ]
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  • For the movie, see Phenomenon (film)
  • A phenomenon (Greek: φαινόμενoν, phainomenon, from the verb φαίνειν, phainein, "to show, shine, appear, to be manifest (or manifest itself)"), plural phenomena, is any observable occurrence.
  • The term came into its modern philosophical usage through Immanuel Kant, who contrasted it with the noumenon. In contrast to a phenomenon, a noumenon is not directly accessible to observation.
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      Meaning of phenomenon for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "phenomenon" is a noun, more specifically, a nouns with irregular plural and a countable noun.
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