Definitions

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  • n. A flying off in small particles, like heated iron or fermenting liquors; a scintillation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A flying off in small particles, as heated iron or fermenting liquors; a sparkling; scintillation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A sparkling; a flying off in small particles or sparks, as from heated iron or fermenting liquors.

Etymologies

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Latin emicatio, from emicare to spring out or forth; e. out + micare to move quickly to and fro, to sparkle.

Examples

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