- 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.
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That’s because the car-based device has a bigger antenna and transmits with much more power than a smartphone does.Backing up a trailer is really hard, but this $100,000 SUV offers a new solution|Dan Carney|November 19, 2020|Popular-Science
We know a lot more now than we knew in March about how covid-19 is transmitted, and we know that people gathering in this way is a major factor in transmission.As the coronavirus tears through rural Maryland, an ultramarathon plans to race on|Rick Maese|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
He said it was highly likely to be transmitted from surfaces and that the incubation period was as low as 24 hours.One of the world’s strictest new lockdowns bans outdoor exercising and dog-walking|Claire Zillman, reporter|November 19, 2020|Fortune
Some scientists say the virus has already evolved in a way that makes it easier to transmit.
The jury is still out on whether cold weather, per se, makes the virus easier to transmit, although dry, heated indoor air may assist the spread—and enclosed spaces definitely do.
The mission itself is simply a small computer powered by solar cells, with an antenna transmitting at 145.980 MHz.Luxembourg and China Team Up on Private Mission to the Moon|Matthew R. Francis|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Because of its “self-destruct” reputation, the app is a popular tool among youngsters for transmitting sexually explicit material.‘The Snappening’ Is Real: 90,000 Private Photos and 9,000 Hacked Snapchat Videos Leak Online|Marlow Stern|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to the Montgomery Police Department, transmitting a sexually transmitted disease is a class C misdemeanor.Alabama Church Says HIV-Positive Preacher Slept With Flock|Matthew Paul Turner|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They should be capable of transmitting their location no matter how deep they plunge.
White later wrote that he regretted the role he played in transmitting the Camelot myth to the public.How Jackie Kennedy Invented the Camelot Legend After JFK’s Death|James Piereson|November 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The state may prohibit a telegraph company from transmitting racetrack news.
Nor is it liable for libel in transmitting a telegram stating that a person had been bought up.
For convenience of making and handling, shafts used for transmitting power are generally made in lengths not exceeding 30 feet.An Introduction to Machine Drawing and Design|David Allan Low
(a) What installations for receiving and transmitting messages by wireless telegraphy were on board the Titanic?Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic'|British Government
I'm not used to transmitting mediums—the battery may be weak—in fact, I'm pretty sure it is.Red Pepper Burns|Grace S. Richmond
British Dictionary definitions for transmit
- to send out (signals) by means of radio waves or along a transmission line
- to broadcast (a radio or television programme)