emission: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (i-mish'un), [key]
- an act or instance of emitting: the emission of poisonous fumes.
- something that is emitted; discharge; emanation.
- an act or instance of issuing, as paper money.
- a measure of the number of electrons emitted by the heated filament or cathode of a vacuum tube.
- an ejection or discharge of semen or other fluid from the body.
- the fluid ejected or discharged.
- emission (Thesaurus)