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Transmission vs. Transmittance

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Transmissionnoun

The act of transmitting, e.g. data or electric power.

Transmittancenoun

a transmission

Transmissionnoun

The fact of being transmitted.

Transmittancenoun

(physics) the fraction of incident light, or other radiation, that passes through a substance

Transmissionnoun

Something that is transmitted, such as a message, picture or a disease; the sending of such a thing.

Transmittancenoun

Transmission.

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Transmissionnoun

(biology) The passage of a nerve impulse across synapses.

Transmittancenoun

the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance

Transmissionnoun

(automotive) An assembly of gears through which power is transmitted from the engine to the driveshaft in a motor car / automobile; a gearbox.

Transmittance

Transmittance of the surface of a material is its effectiveness in transmitting radiant energy. It is the fraction of incident electromagnetic power that is transmitted through a sample, in contrast to the transmission coefficient, which is the ratio of the transmitted to incident electric field.Internal transmittance refers to energy loss by absorption, whereas (total) transmittance is that due to absorption, scattering, reflection, etc.

Transmissionnoun

(legal) The right possessed by an heir or legatee of transmitting to his successor(s) any inheritance, legacy, right, or privilege, to which he is entitled, even if he should die without enjoying or exercising it.

Transmissionnoun

(medicine, biology) The passing of a communicable disease from an infected host individual or group to a conspecific individual or group.

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Transmissionnoun

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.

Transmissionnoun

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.

Transmissionnoun

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.

Transmissionnoun

The process or event of sending signals by means of a radio-frequency wave from an electronic transmitter to a receiving device.

Transmissionnoun

the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted

Transmissionnoun

communication by means of transmitted signals

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Transmissionnoun

the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance

Transmissionnoun

an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted

Transmissionnoun

the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle

Transmissionnoun

the action or process of transmitting something or the state of being transmitted

‘the transmission of the virus’;

Transmissionnoun

a programme or signal that is broadcast or sent out

‘television transmissions’;

Transmissionnoun

the mechanism by which power is transmitted from an engine to the axle in a motor vehicle

‘a three-speed automatic transmission’;

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