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Emanation definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

EMANA'TION,n. The act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain-head or origin.
1. That which issues, flows or proceeds from any source, substance or body; efflux; effluvium. Light is an emanation from the sun; wisdom, from God; the authority of laws, from the supreme power.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: something that is emitted or radiated (as a gas or an odor or a light, etc.)
2: the act of emitting; causing to flow forth [syn: emission, emanation]
3: (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" [syn: emanation, rise, procession]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1570 1. a. the action of emanating b. the origination of the world by a series of hierarchically descending radiations from the Godhead through intermediate stages to matter 2. a. something that emanates or is produced by emanation ; effluence b. an isotope of radon produced by radioactive disintegration <radium emanation> emanative adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 the act or process of emanating. 2 something that emanates from a source (esp. of virtues, qualities, etc.). 3 Chem. a radioactive gas formed by radioactive decay. Derivatives: emanative adj. Etymology: LL emanatio (as EMANATE)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Emanation Em`a*na"tion, n. [L. emanatio: cf. F. ['e]manation.] 1. The act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain head or origin. --South. Those profitable and excellent emanations from God. --Jer. Taylor. 2. That which issues, flows, or proceeds from any object as a source; efflux; an effluence; as, perfume is an emanation from a flower. An emanation of the indwelling life. --Bryant.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(emanations) An emanation is a form of energy or a mass of tiny particles that comes from something. (FORMAL) N-COUNT

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Flowing out, issuing, issuance, arising, springing, flowing, emerging, emergence. 2. Efflux, effluence, issue.

Moby Thesaurus

aroma, aura, breath, definite odor, detectable odor, diffusion, discharge, dispersion, ectoplasm, ectoplasy, effluvium, emergence, emersion, emission, essence, exhalation, exteriorized protoplasm, extrusion, flavor, fragrance, fume, highlight, illumination, irradiance, irradiancy, irradiation, issuance, issue, light, light source, luminous energy, odor, photosensitivity, radiance, radiancy, radiant energy, radiation, radius, ray, redolence, savor, scattering, scent, sidelight, smell, spoke, spoor, stench, subtle odor, surfacing, trace, trail, vent, visible radiation, whiff



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