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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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Traditional practitioners described nocturnal emissions as symptoms of sexual diseases and dhatu durbolota.
One investigation of first ejaculation found that 90% of participants reported receiving no information about nocturnal emission from either parent (Shipman, 1971).
The discomfort in your testicles at night and the resulting discharge is most likely nocturnal emissions, otherwise known as wet dreams in layman's language.