transmission, transmittal, transmitting(noun)
the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted
communication by means of transmitted signals
the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance
infection, contagion, transmission(noun)
an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted
transmission, transmission system(noun)
the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle
The act of transmitting, e.g. data or electric power.
The fact of being transmitted.
Something that is transmitted, such as a message, picture or a disease; the sending of such a thing.
The passage of a nerve impulse across synapses.
An assembly of gears through which power is transmitted from the engine to the driveshaft in a motor car / automobile; a gearbox.
The right possessed by an heir or legatee of transmitting to his successor(s) any inheritance, legacy, right, or privilege, to which he is entitled, even if he should die without enjoying or exercising it.
Origin: From transmissionem (nominative of transmissio), from transmittere.
the act of transmitting, or the state of being transmitted; as, the transmission of letters, writings, papers, news, and the like, from one country to another; the transmission of rights, titles, or privileges, from father to son, or from one generation to another
the right possessed by an heir or legatee of transmitting to his successor or successors any inheritance, legacy, right, or privilege, to which he is entitled, even if he should die without enjoying or exercising it
In telecommunications, transmission is the process of sending and propagating an analogue or digital information signal over a physical point-to-point or point-to-multipoint transmission medium, either wired, optical fiber or wireless. Transmission technologies and schemes typically refer to physical layer protocol duties such as modulation, demodulation, line coding, equalization, error control, bit synchronization and multiplexing, but the term may also involve higher-layer protocol duties, for example, digitizing an analog message signal, and source coding. Transmission of a digital message, or of a digitized analog signal, is known as data transmission or digital communication. One transmission is the sending of a signal with limited duration, for example a block or packet of data, a phone call, or an email.
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Rank popularity for the word 'transmission' in Nouns Frequency: #2175
The numerical value of transmission in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of transmission in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.
These new reports suggest sexual transmission may be a more likely means of transmission for Zika virus than previously considered.
The acquisition of knowledge is the mission of research, the transmission of knowledge is the mission of teaching and the application of knowledge is the mission of public service.
In the same way that circumcision came out as something that really changed the way people approached HIV transmission, this could really be the next big thing in controlling HIV transmission.
A little bit of transmission? Sure, but the main engine of transmission that has led this virus to be spread widely throughout Central and South America and the Caribbean is, of course, the mosquito.
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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- převodovka, přenos, vysíláníCzech
- Getriebe, ÜbertragungGerman
- μετάδοση, ταχύτητες, διάδοση, κιβώτιο ταχυτήτων, μεταβίβασηGreek
- caja de cambiosSpanish
- voimansiirto, vaihteisto, välittäminen, lähettäminen, tarttuminen, siirtyminen, välittyminen, tartuttaminen, siirto, tartunta, lähetysFinnish
- boite de vitesses, transmissionFrench
- 変速機, トランスミッション, 伝送, 転送, 変速装置Japanese
- transmissão, caixa de câmbioPortuguese
- transmisie, angrenaj, transmitereRomanian
- коробка передач, коробка переключения передач, перенос, передача, трансмиссия, пересылкаRussian
- пренос, mjenjač, menjač, мењач, трансмисија, мјењачSerbo-Croatian
- transmission, överföring, växellådaSwedish
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