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transmitter

trans·mit·ter

transmitter

 
pronunciation:
traenz mI tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the broadcasting apparatus that generates, amplifies, and modulates radio waves and sends the signal thus produced from an antenna.
 
similar words:
beacon
definition 2: the part of a telephone or telegraph that changes sound waves or mechanical movements into electrical impulses than can be conveyed to a receiver.
definition 3: anything that transmits.
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