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noun Electricity.
  1. impedance or admittance, used when the distinction between the two is not relevant.
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Origin of immittance

First recorded in 1945–50; im(pedance) + (ad)mittance
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immittance in Science


  1. Electrical impedance or admittance.
  2. In acoustic testing, the ease with which sound travels from one medium to another, as from air to bone.
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