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transmitter

(trăns-mĭt′ər, trănz-)
n.
1. One that transmits: a transmitter of disease.
2. A neurotransmitter.
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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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Before long, the "Radio Voice of the Sudan Interior Mission" reached deep into Liberia, a thousand miles along the West African coast, and across the African continent on long wave, medium wave, and shortwave transmitters. (9) Liberia's official use of the English language facilitated ELWA's early growth, providing an immediate market in Monrovia for prerecorded religious programs from the United States.
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