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transmit

trans·mit

transmit

 
 
pronunciation:
traenz mIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: transmits, transmitted, transmitting
definition 1: to send or carry from one person, place, or thing to another.
They transmitted the message to their leader.The television station refused to transmit the program.
synonyms:
convey, send
similar words:
carry, deliver, direct, transfer
definition 2: to pass on or spread a disease.
Some insects transmit diseases.The doctors are afraid that the child's disease will be transmitted to others.
similar words:
carry, pass, spread
derivations: transmittable (adj.), transmittal (n.)
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