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emit

verb

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1 to throw or give off
  • nuclei that emit gamma rays

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2 to send forth using the vocal chords
  • I was so scared I couldn't emit a peep

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“Emit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emit. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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