Phenomenon refers to anything that appears to an observer; anything that is capable of being perceived.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Phenomenon
- An appearance; anything visible; whatever, in matter or spirit, is apparent to, or is apprehended by, observation; as, the phenomena of heat, light, or electricity; phenomena of imagination or memory.
- That which strikes one as strange, unusual, or unaccountable; an extraordinary or very remarkable person, thing, or occurrence; as, a musical phenomenon.
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