Given the shrinking labor force and the rise in marginal job attachment, those three phenomena are growing more and more common.
“The idea of one group being responsible for the 4/20 phenomena is false,” he says.
All these phenomena reflect a reduction of the self-confidence of the Israelis.
Several high-profile families have been plagued by the phenomena.
phenomena like the Tea Party are not without precedence on the American political landscape.
There was not as yet much popular interest in the phenomena.
Nor is the one set of phenomena any more marvellous in its manifestations than the other.
Therefore the world of phenomena cannot be understood as being at rest.
It is important to know what the phenomena are, but it is yet more important to know how?
From these three types we have succeeded in fixing and classifying forty-eight million phenomena.
1570s, "fact, occurrence," from Late Latin phænomenon, from Greek phainomenon "that which appears or is seen," noun use of neuter present participle of phainesthai "to appear," passive of phainein (see phantasm). Meaning "extraordinary occurrence" first recorded 1771. Plural is phenomena.
phenomenon phe·nom·e·non (fĭ-nŏm'ə-nŏn', -nən)
n. pl. phe·nom·e·na (-nə)
An occurrence, a circumstance, or a fact that is perceptible by the senses, especially one in relation to a disease.
pl. phenome·nons An unusual, significant, or unaccountable fact or occurrence; a marvel.