Emits



[ih-mit] /ɪˈmɪt/

verb (used with object), emitted, emitting.
1.
to send forth (liquid, light, heat, sound, particles, etc.); discharge.
2.
to give forth or release (a sound):
He emitted one shrill cry and then was silent.
3.
to utter or voice, as opinions.
4.
to issue, as an order or a decree.
5.
to issue formally for circulation, as paper money.
/ɪˈmɪt/
verb (transitive) emits, emitting, emitted
1.
to give or send forth; discharge: the pipe emitted a stream of water
2.
to give voice to; utter: she emitted a shrill scream
3.
(physics) to give off (radiation or particles)
4.
to put (currency) into circulation
v.

1620s, from Latin emittere “send forth,” from ex- “out” (see ex-) + mittere “to send” (see mission). Related: Emitted; emitting.
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