[ ih-mis-iv ]
/ ɪˈmɪs ɪv /
serving to emit.
pertaining to emission.
Words nearby emissive
OTHER WORDS FROM emissiveun·e·mis·sive, adjective
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Between these two extreme positions, how does the diminution of the emissive power operate?Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men|Francois Arago
The fraction E measures the emissive power of the body for that particular wave-length, and cannot be greater than unity.