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em·a·na·tion

(em'ă-nā'shŭn),
1. Any substance that flows out or is emitted from a source or origin.
2. The radiation from a radioactive element.
[L. e- mano, pp. -atus, to flow out]

em·a·na·tion

(em'ă-nā'shŭn)
1. Any substance that flows out or is emitted from a source or origin.
2. The radiation from a radioactive element.
[L. e-mano, pp. -atus, to flow out]

emanation

(em-a-na'shun) [L. e, out, + manare, to flow]
1. Something given off; radiation; emission.
2. A gaseous product of radioactive disintegration.

actinium emanation

The radioactive gas given off by actinium; a radioactive isotope of actinium. Synonym: actinon

radium emanation

The radioactive gas given off by radium. Synonym: radon

thorium emanation

The radioactive gas given off by thorium. Synonym: thoron

emanation

that which is given off, such as a gaseous disintegration product given off from radioactive substances, or an effluvium.
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Many of us are caught in Act II, Scene 1, and this arrest becomes a whole new way of life that now unconsciously holds us in a new emanational embrace regardless of how conscious, rational, and calculating we believe we have become.
Walker alludes to the striking similarities between al-Sijistani's emanational theory and that of the Longer Version, and in particular to the concepts of the divine will or the Logos which both compositions have in common, and which are not to be found in the Enneads or in the Shorter Version of the Theology.
In terms of what is in fact presented in the collection, "mysticism" includes Kabbalistic symbology, Zen koan practice, mantra recitation, ecstatic love unions, Neoplatonic emanational theories, negative theology, and various forms of "nondualistic" experience.