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transmit

verb [T]
 
 
/trænzˈmɪt/ ( present participle transmitting, past tense and past participle transmitted)
BROADCAST to broadcast something, or to send out signals using radio, television, etc: [often passive] The information is transmitted electronically to the central computer.Communicating by telephone
SPREAD formal to pass something from one person or place to another: The disease is transmitted by mosquitoes.Passing on illness and causing diseaseSpreading and scattering
transmitter noun [C] a radio/television transmitter
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