transmission
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transmission(
trahnz
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mih
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shuhn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of transmitting)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She sees art as the transmission of feelings.Ve el arte como una transmisión de sentimientos.
2. (physics)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The transmission of heat from one body to another is known as radiation.La transmisión de calor de un cuerpo a otro se denomina radiación.
3. (telecommunications)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Transmission of the match begins at 6 pm tonight.La transmisión del partido comienza esta noche a las 6 pm.
b. la emisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The transmission of this interview was sponsored by our favorite furniture company.La transmisión de esta entrevista fue patrocinada por nuestra empresa de muebles favorita.
4. (medicine)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Transmission of the disease takes place through direct contact.La transmisión de la enfermedad se produce por contacto directo.
5. (biology)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The transmission of a given genetic characteristic is governed by Mendel's laws.La transmisión de un determinado carácter genético se rige por las leyes de Mendel.
6. (automobile)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
As a city dweller who has to confront traffic, I prefer cars with automatic transmissions.Como persona de ciudad que tiene que vérselas con el tráfico, prefiero un coche de transmisión automática.
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transmission
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (action)
a. la transmisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (television and radio)
a. la programa m, emisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(program)
3. (aut)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
transmission shaftárbol de transmisión
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transmission [trænzˈmɪʃən]
noun
(Rad) (TV) (Aut) transmisión (f)
modifier
transmission shaft (n) (Aut) eje (m) de transmisión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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