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Origin of emission
OTHER WORDS FROM emissionnon·e·mis·sion, nounre·e·mis·sion, noun
Example sentences from the Web for emission
It's also become the largest energy producer in the world, even while reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
But meeting any emissions pledges will be extremely difficult.
This is up from a previous target of cutting emissions by 17 percent by 2020.
Under unusually blue skies in Beijing, the American and Chinese presidents vow cooperation to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The Obama administration may be crowing about its “historic” emissions agreement.
We may also, in this connexion, think of the seminal emissions sometimes observed in cases of suicidal hanging.
We can, indeed, recognise this also in the dream life, at least as soon as the first nocturnal emissions have occurred.
I had then less trouble after that in admitting two emissions of waves in one and the same body.Treatise on Light|Christiaan Huygens
While the paper emissions of congress continued to circulate, they were employed as a sinew of war, like gold and silver.Great Events in the History of North and South America|Charles A. Goodrich
And the like is observable in Bodies electrical, whose emissions are less subtile.The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 1 of 3)|Thomas Browne