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phenomenon
used in Gifted Hands

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Definition
something that exists or happened — especially something of special interest — sometimes someone or something that is extraordinary
  • Naturally, with this kind of coverage untold thousands of the general public suddenly became involved in this surgical phenomenon.
    p. 205.3
  • Maranda manages well without the left half of her brain because of a phenomenon we call plasticity.
    p. 150.6

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