Em`a*na"tion (?), n. [L. emanatio: cf. F. 'emanation.]


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


Those profitable and excellent emanations from God. Jer. Taylor.


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.


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