Definitions of transmission

  1. an incident is which an infectious disease is transmitted Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. communication by means of transmitted signals Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The act of passing, or the state of being passed, through or over; that part of the mechanism of an automobile which transfers the power from the engine to the driving shaft. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. Applied to transmitting of disease. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  11. The act of transmitting; the passing of a substance through any body as light through glass. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. The act of sending, or being sent, from one to another; passage through. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. The mechanism within a vehicle which transmits rotational power from the engine to the axle of the wheel propelling the vehicle; it includes the gears and gear-changing mechanism as well as the propeller shaft. dictgcide_fs
  14. The process or event of sending signals by means of a radio-frequency wave from an electronic transmitter to a receiving device. dictgcide_fs
  15. The transfer, as of a disease. American pocket medical dictionary.
  16. The act or process of sending over or through. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  17. n. Act of sending from one place or person to another;-act of passing or sending through, as light through a transparent body;-act of conveying or giving to another. Cabinet Dictionary