1. airborne transmission a transmission mechanism in the which the infectious agent is spread as an aerosol and usually enters a person through the respiratory tract
  2. vector-borne transmission indirect transmission of an infectious agent that occurs when a vector bites or touches a person
  3. vehicle-borne transmission indirect transmission of an infectious agent that occurs when a vehicle (or fomite) touches a person's body or is ingested
  4. direct transmission a transmission mechanism in which the infectious agent is transferred directly into the body via touching or biting or kissing or sexual intercourse or by droplets entering the eye or nose or mouth
  5. indirect transmission a transmission mechanism in which the infectious agent is transferred to the person by a fomite of vector
  6. automatic transmission a transmission that automatically changes the gears according to the speed of the car
  7. standard transmission a transmission that is operated manually with a gear lever and a clutch pedal
  8. transmission communication by means of sent signals
  9. hydraulic transmission a transmission that depends on a hydraulic system
  10. intromission the act of putting one thing into another
  11. intermission a break during which an activity or event is paused
  12. blood transfusion the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery
  13. exchange transfusion slow removal of a person's blood and its replacement with equal amounts of a donor's blood
  14. reconnaissance mission the act of reconnoitring
  15. pretermission letting pass without notice
  16. intransigence stubborn refusal to compromise or change
  17. nontransmissible (of disease) not capable of being passed on
  18. transgression the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle
  19. fibre-optic transmission system a communication system using fiber optic cables
  20. fiber-optic transmission system a communication system using fiber optic cables

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