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immittance

[ ih-mit-ns ]

noun

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


immittance

/ ĭ-mĭtns /

  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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Word History and Origins

Origin of immittance1

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

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