transmission

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motor vehicle with a four-wheel drive transmission system 4WD , four-wheel drive
transmission that provides power directly to all four wheels of a motor vehicle 4WD , four-wheel drive
(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium absorption
physical phenomenon associated with the production or transmission of sound acoustic phenomenon
transmission mechanism in the which the infectious agent is spread as an aerosol and usually enters a person through the respiratory tract airborne transmission
medium for radio and television transmission airwave
English physiologist who, with Andrew Huxley, discovered the role of potassium and sodium atoms in the transmission of the nerve impulse (born in 1914) Alan Hodgkin , Hodgkin , Sir Alan Lloyd Hodgkin
English physiologist who, with Alan Hodgkin, discovered the role of potassium and sodium ions in the transmission of the nerve impulse (born in 1917) Andrew Fielding Huxley , Andrew Huxley , Huxley
highest region of the ionosphere (from 90 to 600 miles up) which contains the highest concentration of free electrons and is most useful for long-range radio transmission Appleton layer , F layer , F region
large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between ver arborvirus , arbovirus
means of digital communications that is capable of very high speeds; suitable for transmission of images or voice or video as well as data asynchronous transfer mode , ATM
German biologist who was one of the founders of modern genetics; his theory of genetic transmission ruled out the possibility of transmitting acquired characteristics (1834-1914) August Friedrich Leopold Weismann , Weismann
transmission that automatically changes the gears according to the speed of the car automatic drive , automatic transmission
data transmission rate; the maximum amount of information (bits/second) that can be transmitted along a channel bandwidth
(computer science) a data transmission rate (bits/second) for modems baud , baud rate
exposure to infectious agents that can cause disease in humans but whose potential for transmission is limited biosafety level 2
area over which a radio or tv transmission can be received broadcast area
rumor, transmission of bush telegraph , grapevine
character that is added to the end of a block of transmitted data and used to check the accuracy of the transmission check character
digit representing the sum of the digits in an instance of digital data; used to check whether errors have occurred in transmission or storage checksum
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