verb (used with object), trans·mit·ted, trans·mit·ting.
- to cause (light, heat, sound, etc.) to pass through a medium.
- to convey or pass along (an impulse, force, motion, etc.).
- to permit (light, heat, etc.) to pass through: Glass transmits light.
verb (used without object), trans·mit·ted, trans·mit·ting.
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Example sentences from the Web for transmittable
I finally said, “You know, HIV is transmittable by good old-fashioned, red-blooded, hetero-normative, married sex.”
We don't know what is a transmittable determinant until after it's happened.
And another way to the soul only—rare, untransferable to words, and therefore not transmittable to others or to the reason.The Golden Fountain|Lilian Staveley
But 'desertion' is a pattern of action, not a transmittable determinant.
British Dictionary definitions for transmittable
verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted
- to send out (signals) by means of radio waves or along a transmission line
- to broadcast (a radio or television programme)