We are now ready to transmit the waveform through the system. We’ve already met the sources and receivers, so we can proceed to make the connections. Our goal is straightforward: move the waveform from sender to receiver as fast and faithfully as possible. Our challenge is to minimize unsolicited modification of the waveform: added noise, frequency response changes, distortion, dropouts, excess latency and alien invaders.
transmission n. transmitting or being transmitted; broadcast program.
transmit v.t. 1. pass on, hand on, transfer, communicate. 2. allow to pass through, be a medium for, serve to communicate (heat, light, sound, electricity, emotion, signal, news).
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