Medical Definition of transmit
: to pass, transfer, or convey from one person or place to another: asa: to pass or convey by heredity <transmit a genetic abnormality>b: to convey (infection) abroad or to another <mosquitoes transmit malaria>c: to cause (energy) to be conveyed through space or a medium <substances that transmit nerve impulses>
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