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Definitions of transmitter

  1. someone who transmits a message; "return to sender" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. any agent (person or animal or microorganism) that carries and transmits a disease; "mosquitos are vectors of malaria and yellow fever"; "fleas are vectors of the plague"; "aphids are transmitters of plant diseases". Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. One who, or that which, transmits; specifically, that portion of a telegraphic or telephonic instrument by means of which a message is sent; - opposed to receiver. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. One that sends over or through; especially, the mouthpiece of a telephone or the sending instrument of a telegraph. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. One who transmits. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for transmitter

  1. He had promised to make arrangements with them and to round up enough batteries to convert his transmitter and receiver. – The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F. Jones
  2. Rodebush turned to the transmitter – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith