transmissible

[trans-mis-uh-buhl, tranz-]
adjective
capable of being transmitted.

Origin:
1635–45; < Latin trānsmiss(us) (see transmission) + -ible

transmissibility, noun
untransmissible, adjective
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transmission (trænzˈmɪʃən)
 
n
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 transmit]
 
trans'missible
 
adj
 
transmissi'bility
 
n
 
trans'missive
 
adj
 
trans'missively
 
adv
 
trans'missiveness
 
n

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transmissible trans·mis·si·ble (trāns-mĭs'ə-bəl, trānz-)
adj.
Capable of being conveyed from one person to another.

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Example sentences
Livestock inspectors check animals for transmissible diseases, advise owners on
  treatment and may quarantine animals.
The sick engineer had a cough, a highly unusual symptom but one that
  nonetheless made the virus highly transmissible.
Some virologists have suggested that any genetic changes that made it more
  transmissible would probably blunt its deadliness.
With a new, easily transmissible swine flu already circling the globe,
  scientists are understandably nervous.
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