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 (trăns-mĭt′, trănz-)
v. trans·mit·ted, trans·mit·ting, trans·mits
1. To send from one person, thing, or place to another; convey. See Synonyms at send1.
2. To cause to spread; pass on: transmit an infection.
a. To impart or convey to others by heredity.
b. To impart or convey to others by inheritance.
4. To pass along (news or information); communicate.
a. Electronics To send (a signal), as by wire or radio.
b. Physics To cause (a disturbance) to propagate through a medium.
6. To convey (force or energy) from one part of a mechanism to another.
To send out a signal.

[Middle English transmitten, from Latin trānsmittere : trāns-, trans- + mittere, to send.]

trans·mit′ta·ble adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transmitting - the act of sending a messagetransmitting - the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted
sending - the act of causing something to go (especially messages)
forwarding - the act of sending on to another destination; "the forwarding of mail to a new address is done automatically"; "the forwarding of resumes to the personnel department"
mailing, posting - the transmission of a letter; "the postmark indicates the time of mailing"
telephotography - transmission and reproduction of photographs and charts and pictures over a distance
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transmitting set
nSender m
transmitting station
n (of broadcasting company)Sendestation f; (general) → Sendestelle f
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[trænzˈmɪtɪŋ] adj (TV, Radio, Telec) → trasmittente
transmitting set → radiotrasmettitore m
transmitting station → emittente f
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The other nine species (marked by capital letters) of our original genus, may for a long period continue transmitting unaltered descendants; and this is shown in the diagram by the dotted lines not prolonged far upwards from want of space.
In other words, the additional utilization of polarization domain is achieved by transmitting two data streams by vertical and horizontal transmit-antennas of the collocated DP transmit-antennas.
The channel vector for the transmitting antenna is selected in the same way.
The optimum transmitting weight vector [[omega].sub.opt] obtained by [15] under ideal conditions can achieve satisfactory results [15].
The condom does not abolish the risk of transmitting this horrible and ultimately fatal disease.
However, no study has yet been able to demonstrate a significant role of flies captured in the houses for transmitting infection from flock to flock (5).
Fiber optics cable is available either as single strand, flexible bundles or rigid rods, transmitting infrared energy from the measured point to the sensor head.
'Course, always make sure you're not within 3 feet of the high-powered antenna when the pilot or crew chief is self-testing the radio or transmitting. The farther away you are from the antenna, the better off you'll be.
That's because it's handy and discreet for snapping and transmitting images to the Internet or other cell phones.

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