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1 proceed or issue forth, as from a source; "Water emanates from this hole in the ground"
2 give out (breath or an odor); "The chimney exhales a thick smoke" [syn: exhale, give forth]

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  1. To come from a source; stem out of


To come from a source



  1. Form of Second-person plural present tense, emanare
  2. Form of Second-person plural imperative, emanare#Italian|emanare

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