transmission density


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transmission density

n
(General Physics) physics a measure of the extent to which a substance transmits light or other electromagnetic radiation, equal to the logarithm to base ten of the reciprocal of the transmittance. Symbol: τ Former name: optical density
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Noun1.transmission density - (physics) a measure of the extent to which a substance transmits light or other electromagnetic radiation
density, denseness - the amount per unit size
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
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Applying in [21 Theorem 1], for small transmission density, the outage probability with an asymptotic expression is given by

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