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English definition of “emit”


verb [T]    /iˈmɪt/ (-tt-)
to send out light , sound , or a smell , or a gas or other substance : The alarm emits a high-pitched sound if anyone tries to break in. emission    /iˈmɪʃ·ən/ noun [C/U] [C] The regulations require a reduction in harmful emissions .
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