Meaning of TRANSMISSION in English

TRANSMISSION

■ noun

1》 the action or process of transmitting or the state of being transmitted.

2》 a programme or signal that is transmitted.

3》 the mechanism by which power is transmitted from an engine to the axle in a motor vehicle.

Origin

C17: from L. transmissio (see trans- , mission ).

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