Definition of transmitter noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//trænsˈmɪtə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//trænsˈmɪtər//
    ; BrE BrE//trænzˈmɪtə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//trænzˈmɪtər//
    Radio technology
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  1. 1a piece of equipment used for sending electronic signals, especially radio or television signals compare receiver They discovered voice transmitters hidden in the wall. See related entries: Radio technology
  2. 2transmitter of something (formal) a person or thing that transmits something from one person or thing to another Emphasis was placed on the school as a transmitter of moral values.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: transmitter