transmitter

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transmitter

(trăns-mĭt′ər, trănz-)
n.
1. One that transmits: a transmitter of disease.
2. A neurotransmitter.

transmitter

An MRI term for a component of an MR scanner that produces the radio frequency (RF) current (signal) and delivers it to the transmitting coil (antenna) to excite the protons in the imaging volume.
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RFA selected CEC's 100 kW shortwave transmitter because of the agency's established relationship with CEC.
The antenna, aimed in the direction of Shanghai and Beijing, is located at TWR's broadcasting site on the Pacific island of Guam and will be augmented by a solid-state 100,000-watt shortwave transmitter.
The international Christian broadcaster has been airing evangelistic and Bible teaching programs to Asia from Guam via powerful shortwave transmitters for 25 years.
In addition to broadcasts over these State radio networks, TWR airs two daily blocks of Russian and Byleorussian programming from two 100,000-watt shortwave transmitters in Albania.
8 million dollar contract -- with options to increase its value to $10 million -- for High-Efficiency Solid-State Modulators for high-power shortwave transmitters.