|1.||the act or process of transmitting|
|2.||something that is transmitted|
|3.||the extent to which a body or medium transmits light, sound, or some other form of energy|
|4.||the transference of motive force or power|
|5.||a system of shafts, gears, torque converters, etc, that transmits power, esp the arrangement of such parts that transmits the power of the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehicle|
|6.||the act or process of sending a message, picture, or other information from one location to one or more other locations by means of radio waves, electrical signals, light signals, etc|
|7.||a radio or television broadcast|
|[C17: from Latin transmissiō a sending across; see |
transmission trans·mis·sion (trāns-mĭsh'ən, trānz-)
The conveyance of disease from one person to another.
The passage of a nerve impulse across synapses or at myoneural junctions.