See also: émanation
- The act of flowing or proceeding (of something, quality, or feeling) from a source or origin.
- That which issues, flows, or proceeds from any object as a source; efflux; an effluence.
- Perfume is an emanation from a flower.
- (uncountable, obsolete, chemistry) The element radon.
- (theology) The generation of the Son and the procession of the Holy Spirit, as distinct from the origination of created beings.
act of flowing
that which flows