Definition of immittance in English:

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immittance

Pronunciation: /ɪˈmɪt(ə)ns/

noun

Physics
Admittance and impedance (as a combined concept).
Example sentences
  • The children were examined at two and four weeks and were evaluated using acoustic immittance and pneumatic otoscopy based on a previously designed algorithm.
  • For screening purposes, acoustic immittance is intended to monitor each student's middle ear status.
  • The performance of the proposed floating immittance is demonstrated on a fifth order elliptic filter.

Origin

1950s: blend of impedance and admittance.

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