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transmit

[ trans-mit, tranz- ]
/ tr忙ns藞m瑟t, tr忙nz- /
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Definition of transmit

verb (used with object), trans路mit路ted, trans路mit路ting.
verb (used without object), trans路mit路ted, trans路mit路ting.
to send a signal by wire, radio, or television waves.
to pass on a right or obligation to heirs or descendants.
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Origin of transmit

1350鈥1400; Middle English transmitten<Latin tr膩nsmittere to send across, equivalent to tr膩ns-trans- + mittere to send

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2. See carry.

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British Dictionary definitions for transmit

transmit
/ (tr忙nz藞m瑟t) /

verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted

Derived forms of transmit

transmittable or transmittible, adjectivetransmittal, noun

Word Origin for transmit

C14: from Latin transmittere to send across, from trans- + mittere to send
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