Definitions for emanationˌɛm əˈneɪ ʃən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

em•a•na•tionˌɛm əˈneɪ ʃən(n.)

  1. an act or instance of emanating.

  2. something that emanates or is emanated.

  3. a gaseous product of radioactive disintegration, such as radon.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of emanation:

1560–70; < LL

em`a•na′tion•al(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emanation(noun)

    something that is emitted or radiated (as a gas or an odor or a light, etc.)

  2. emission, emanation(noun)

    the act of emitting; causing to flow forth

  3. emanation, rise, procession(noun)

    (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost

    "the emanation of the Holy Spirit"; "the rising of the Holy Ghost"; "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son"

Wiktionary

  1. emanation(Noun)

    The act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain head or origin.

  2. emanation(Noun)

    That which issues, flows, or proceeds from any object as a source; efflux; an effluence; as, perfume is an emanation from a flower.

  3. emanation(Noun)

    radon

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emanation(noun)

    the act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain head or origin

  2. Emanation(noun)

    that which issues, flows, or proceeds from any object as a source; efflux; an effluence; as, perfume is an emanation from a flower


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