Emication Em`i*ca"tion, n. [L. emicatio, fr. emicare to spring out or forth; e out + micare to move quickly to and fro, to sparkle.] A flying off in small particles, as heated iron or fermenting liquors; a sparkling; scintillation. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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