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verb formal     emanate pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participleemanating
past tenseemanated
past participleemanated
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to come from a particular place
    emanate from:

    She could hear raised voices emanating from her parentsroom.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] if you emanate a lot of a quality or feeling, or if it emanates from you, you show it without expressing it in words
    emanate from:

    A sense of joy emanated from him.

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     emanation pronunciation in American English
/ˌeməˈneɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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