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transmettre

Translation of transmettre in English:

verbe transitif

also: se transmettre verbe pronominal

  • 1 (l'un l'autre)
    to pass [something] on to each other (message, information, données)
    ils se sont transmis des informations
    they passed information on to each other
  • 2 (Télécommunications)
    (signaux, données, informations)
    to be transmitted (par by)
  • 3
    (tradition, secret, culture, droit)
    to be handed down, to be passed down
    (récit, savoir)
    to be passed on
    un titre qui se transmet de père en fils
    a title which is passed ou handed down from father to son
  • 4
    (maladie, microbe)
    to be transmitted, to be passed on
    se transmettre par piqûre d'insectes/par le sang
    to be transmitted ou passed on by insect bites/through the blood
    une maladie qui se transmet sexuellement
    a sexually transmitted disease

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