Definition of Transmittance

1. Noun. The fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance.

Exact synonyms: Transmission
Generic synonyms: Coefficient



Definition of Transmittance

1. n. Transmission.

Definition of Transmittance

1. Noun. a transmission ¹

2. Noun. (physics) the fraction of incident light, or other radiation, that passes through a substance ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Transmittance

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Transmittance

1. Ratio of the radiant power transmitted by an object to the incident radiant power. See: reflectivity. (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transmittance

transmission time
transmissionist
transmissionists
transmissions
transmissive
transmissivities
transmissivity
transmissometer
transmissometers
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transmitivity
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transmittance (current term)
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transmogrification
transmogrifications
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transmogrifies
transmogrify

Literary usage of Transmittance

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1. Wheat Pricing: Information on Transition to New Tests for Protein by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"... Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) began to use the Near Infrared transmittance (NIRT) technology for determining protein levels in soybeans. ..."

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