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immittance Syllabification: im·mit·tance
Pronunciation: /i(m)ˈmitns/

Definition of immittance in English:


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.


1950s: blend of impedance and admittance.

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