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1. transmission

noun. ['trænˈsmɪʃən, trænzˈmɪʃən'] the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted.

Synonyms

  • transmitting
  • transmittal
  • posting
  • forwarding
  • mailing
  • sending

Antonyms

  • concentration
  • persuasion
  • dissuasion
  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • transmissionem (Latin)
  • transmittere (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Transmission

  • predisposition
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  • statistician
  • reimposition
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  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
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  • preignition
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  • electrician
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How do you spell transmission? Is it transmision ?

A common misspelling of transmission is transmision

Example sentences of the word transmission


1. Noun, singular or mass
The pan gasket should form a good seal between the pan and the transmission but should not be overtightened.

Quotes containing the word transmission


1. Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.
- Leo Tolstoy

2. Why on earth would you buy a car like this if you can't drive a stick? There are dozens of cars--new cars--that have automatic transmission. It'd be a million times easier."Adrian shrugged. "I like the color. It matches my living room.
- Richelle Mead, The Golden Lily

3. Collaborations are the black holes of knowledge regimes. They willingly produce nothingness, opulence and ill behavior. And it is their very vacuity that is their strength...It does not entail the transmission of something from those who have to those who do not, but rather the setting in motion of a chain of unforeseen accesses.
- Florian Schneider

2. transmission

noun. ['trænˈsmɪʃən, trænzˈmɪʃən'] communication by means of transmitted signals.

Synonyms

  • dissemination
  • fiberoptics
  • airing
  • communication
  • imparting
  • impartation
  • modulation
  • multimedia system
  • mass medium
  • public exposure
  • medium
  • uplink
  • interrogation
  • fibreoptics
  • conveyance
  • spreading
  • transmission channel
  • fiber optics
  • channel
  • channels
  • communicating
  • multimedia
  • fibre optics

Antonyms

  • let go of
  • basic
  • good health
  • incorruptness

Etymology

  • transmissionem (Latin)
  • transmittere (Latin)

3. transmission

noun. ['trænˈsmɪʃən, trænzˈmɪʃən'] an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted.

Synonyms

  • infection
  • contagion

Etymology

  • transmissionem (Latin)
  • transmittere (Latin)

4. transmission

noun. ['trænˈsmɪʃən, trænzˈmɪʃən'] the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle.

Synonyms

  • gear
  • hydraulic transmission system
  • standard transmission
  • four-wheel drive
  • drive line system
  • gear case
  • drive line
  • transmission system
  • 4WD
  • automatic drive
  • hydraulic transmission
  • gear mechanism
  • automatic transmission
  • stick shift
  • clutch
  • fluid drive
  • gearbox

Antonyms

  • raw
  • answer
  • centralization
  • take away

Etymology

  • transmissionem (Latin)
  • transmittere (Latin)

5. transmission

noun. ['trænˈsmɪʃən, trænzˈmɪʃən'] the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance.

Synonyms

  • coefficient

Etymology

  • transmissionem (Latin)
  • transmittere (Latin)
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