transmission (plural transmissions)
- The act of transmitting, e.g. data or electric power.
- The fact of being transmitted.
- Something that is transmitted, such as a message, picture or a disease; the sending of such a thing.
- (biology) The passage of a nerve impulse across synapses.
- (automotive) An assembly of gears through which power is transmitted from the engine to the driveshaft in a motor car / automobile; a gearbox.
- (law) The right possessed by an heir or legatee of transmitting to his successor(s) any inheritance, legacy, right, or privilege, to which he is entitled, even if he should die without enjoying or exercising it.
- automatic transmission
- manual transmission
- standard transmission
- synchronized transmission
- transmission line
- transmission medium
- transmission electron microscope
- Transmission Control Protocol
act of transmitting
fact of being transmitted
passage of a nerve impulse
assembly of gears
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transmission f (plural transmissions)
- "transmission" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).