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EMISSION, med. jur. The act by which any matter whatever is thrown from the body; thus it is usual to say, emission of urine, emission of semen, &c.
     2. In cases of rape, when the fact of penetration is proved, it may be left to the jury whether emission did or did not take place. Proof of emission would perhaps be held to be evidence of penetration. Addis. R. 143; 2 So. Car. Const. R. 351; 2 Chitty, Crim. Law, 810; 1 Beck's Med. Jur. 140 1 Russ. C. & M. 560; 1 East, P. C. 437.

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In addition, n, which is the measure of the structure's conformity to pure thermionic emission theory, is larger than unity and gets even larger as the temperature is lowered.
A linear region on such a plot is normally expected for the usual transport mechanisms observed in Schottky diodes, such as thermionic emission and diffusion (21).
Rittner's many contributions to the fields of chemistry and physics are in the areas of photoconductivity, thermionic emission, and solar cell development.