1. [ noun ] the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted
Synonyms: transmitting transmittal
Related terms: sending forwarding mailing telephotography transmit
2. [ noun ] communication by means of transmitted signals
Related terms: communication channel dissemination media modulation electronic_communication uplink fiber_optics channels multimedia conveyance mass_medium interrogation check_character conduct
3. [ noun ] an incident is which an infectious disease is transmitted
Synonyms: contagion infection
Related terms: incident convey
4. [ noun ] (physics,mathematics) the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance
Synonyms: transmittance
Related terms: coefficient
5. [ noun ] the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle
Synonyms: transmission_system
Related terms: gear hydraulic_transmission automatic_transmission 4wd standard_transmission drive_line fluid_drive gearbox clutch
Similar spelling:   transmissible