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transmit

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The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Transmit \Trans*mit"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transmitted ; p. pr. & vb. n. Transmitting .] [L. transmittere, transmissum; trans across, over + mittere to send: cf. F. transmettre. See Missile .] To cause to pass over or through; to communicate by sending; ...

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Transmit is an FTP client for OS X . Developed by Panic , Transmit is shareware – after a seven-day trial period, the product can only be used for seven-minute sessions until it has been purchased. Transmit 4 includes a number of features, many of which ...

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
c.1400, from Latin transmittere "send across, cause to go across, transfer, pass on," from trans- "across" (see trans- ) + mittere "to send" (see mission ). Related: Transmitted ; transmitting .

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
v. transfer to another; "communicate a disease" [syn: convey , communicate ] transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat" [syn: conduct , convey , carry , channel ...

Usage examples of transmit.

Nevertheless I could hardly forget that out of this very same Heliopolitan tradition the great myth of Isis and Osiris had flowed, covertly transmitting an accurate calculus for the rate of precessional motion.

When despotism and superstition, twin-powers of evil and darkness, reigned everywhere and seemed invincible and immortal, it invented, to avoid persecution, the mysteries, that is to say, the allegory, the symbol, and the emblem, and transmitted its doctrines by the secret mode of initiation.

TO THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES: In answer to the resolution of the Senate of the 19th instant requesting information concerning the quasi armistice alluded to in my message of the 4th instant, I transmit a report from the Secretary of the Navy.

Or they would place their transmitting antenna up to a mile from the actual transmitter, in order to avoid fire.

Earlier, NSA had succeeded in intercepting a weak beacon transponder signal transmitted from a small spiral antenna on the tail of the Soviet SA-2 surface-to-air missile.

Just as he could input, store and recite the successive approximations for figuring out where and when to launch radio-transmitter-tagged asteroids toward the nearest mining ship, or toward the Moon itself, once Lawler and Garrick used their computers to calculate those approximations, then transmitted the figures to him in his cabin.

Once they gained access to enough nanites, the assimilated ones began transmitting a virus through subspace.

The bacteria that have tapped into your nerve fiber in the same way as an eavesdropping device might tap into a phone line, intercept these pulses, convert them into infrared radiation that is transmitted to another group of bacteria located a few dozen feet from you, those other bacteria pass it on to yet another group, and so on.

When an action potential arrives at a bouton, it is not transmitted as such to the post-synaptic neuron.

These vessels receive the blood and bring it into intimate contact with the tissues, which take from it the principal part of its oxygen and other elements, and give up to it carbonic acid and the other waste products resulting from the transformation of the tissues, which are transmitted through the veins to the heart, and thence by the arteries to the lungs and various excretory organs.

MBC technical director is responsible for transmitting the latest extortionary faxes from the terrorist who calls himself Captain Audion.

As soon as the local ships rose toward the approaching maniple, the Alturas Designate transmitted again.

By 1896 Marconi had brought this apparatus to a state of perfection where he could transmit messages to a distance of several miles.

While many great advances in the wireless art were made by Marconi and many other scientists in America and elsewhere, it remained for that distinguished group of American scientists and engineers working under my charge to be the first to transmit the tones of the human voice in the form of intelligible speech across the Atlantic Ocean.

Experimenting with monkeys, they found that they were unable to transmit measles from monkey to monkey after the stage of fever had ceased.