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transmission

trans·mis·sion

transmission

 
 
pronunciation:
traenz mI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of transmitting, or the fact or condition of being transmitted.
similar words:
communication, conveyance, dispatch
definition 2: a system or assemblage of gears by which power is transmitted from one mechanism to another, as from the engine to the drive shaft of an automobile.
definition 3: the sending of radio waves from a transmitter to a receiving station; broadcast.
similar words:
broadcast
definition 4: something that is transmitted.
similar words:
broadcast, communication
derivation: transmissive (adj.)
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