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Emit

Emit

[ih-mit]
Emit may refer to:

  • Emit, North Carolina, an unincorporated community
  • , a British record label that specializes in ambient music. Technically the name has a colon in place of the letter "I", but it is pronounced (and often erroneously written) like the common word "emit".
  • Cornish derogatory slang for a tourist or newcomer, especially one that has a second home or attempts to drive inappropriately large cars around country lanes or villages. This derives from the Cornish word for 'ant'. Pronounced Em-mit rather than e-MIT.
  • EMIT or Enzyme Multiplied Immunoassay Technique, a common drug test
  • Emission
  • EMIT (corporation), Norwegian timing equipment manufactor

See also

  • Emmet - Cornish slangterm for Tourist. Sometimes spelt Emmit/Emit.
  • Emitter
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