"emulation" Definition

  1. n. The endeavor to equal or to excel another in qualities or actions; an assiduous striving to equal or excel another; rivalry.
  2. n. Jea/ous rivalry; envy; envious contention.

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Position in dictionary: 32655 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "emulation": 1
Words that end with "emulation": 1
Words that contain "emulation": 1
Next words in dictionary: emulative, emulatively, emulator, emulatory, emulatress, emule, emulge, emulgent, emulous, emulously
Previous words in dictionary: emulating, emulated, emulate, emulable, emu wren, emu, emrods, empyrosis, empyrical, empyreumatize

English Dictionary Definition of emulation

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