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Meaning of TRANSMISSION

Pronunciation:  trans'mishun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted
  2. [n]  the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle
  3. [n]  communication by means of transmitted signals
  4. [n]  an incident is which an infectious disease is transmitted
  5. [n]  the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance
 

TRANSMISSION is a 12 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: contagion, infection, transmission system, transmittal, transmittance, transmitting
 
 See Also: 4WD, airing, automatic drive, automatic transmission, channel, channels, clutch, coefficient, communicating, communication, conveyance, dissemination, drive line, drive line system, electronic communication, fiber optics, fiberoptics, fibre optics, fibreoptics, fluid drive, forwarding, four-wheel drive, gear, gear case, gear mechanism, gearbox, hydraulic transmission, hydraulic transmission system, impartation, imparting, incident, interrogation, mailing, mass media, media, modulation, multimedia, multimedia system, posting, public exposure, sending, spreading, standard transmission, stick shift, telephotography, transmission channel, uplink

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Trans*mis"sion\, n. [L. transmissio; cf. F.
transmission. See {Transmit}.]
1. 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.

2. (Law) 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.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are repairing a transmission, suggests that you need to pace yourself and learn to adjust to your surroundings and situations. Perhaps you are going to fast or moving to slowly.
 

 

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