Meaning of TRANSMITTER in English

TRANSMITTER

I. tran(t)ˈsmid.ə(r), traan-, -nzˈm-, -itə- noun

( -s )

Etymology: transmit + -er

: one that transmits: as

a.

(1) : a part on a telephone into which one speaks and which contains a mechanism for converting sound waves into equivalent electric waves

(2) : the portion of a telegraph instrument by which the message is sent

b.

(1) : a radio or television transmitting set

(2) : transmitting station

II. noun

: neurotransmitter herein

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