Translation of transmission in Spanish:

transmission

Pronunciation: /trænzˈmɪʃən; ˌtræns-; trænzˈmɪʃən; ˌtræns-; trɑːn-/

n

  • 1.1 u (conveyance) transmisión (f) the transmission of light/sound/radio waves la transmisión de luz/sonido/ondas de radio 1.2 u c (broadcasting) transmisión (f), emisión (f)
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    • Population models have been used to good effect in modeling cultural transmission processes.
    • Even the most simple information can be forgotten or distorted in the process of transmission.
    • Teaching and learning isn't just a matter of skill acquisition or knowledge transmission.
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    • This region also includes shortwave radio transmissions and television broadcasts.
    • This had all followed years of test transmissions and experimental broadcasts in the early to mid thirties.
    • From September 1961 all first transmissions of schools programmes would be simultaneously networked.
    1.3 u (of disease) transmisión (f); (of characteristic) [Biol] transmisión (f) 1.4 u c [Auto] transmisión (f) automatic transmission transmisión automática (before n) transmission shaft árbol (m) or eje (m) de transmisión
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    • You want this in hydraulic systems and in transmissions, axles, and other elements of the power train.
    • The transmission has a planetary gear train and a hydrodynamic torque converter.
    • The 14L engine is coupled directly to the rear axle without a transmission or clutch.

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