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1‘the transmission of the HIV virus’
transference, transferral, passing on, communication, conveyance, imparting, channelling, carrying, relaying, dispatch, mediation
dissemination, spreading, circulation, diffusion, emanation, scattering, radiation
2‘after the transmission of the film she received instant celebrity status’
broadcasting, relaying, sending out, putting on air, putting on the air, airing, televising, radioing, telecasting, showing, publication, emission
3‘a live transmission’
broadcast, programme, show, presentation, feature, telecast, videocast, podcast, livestream
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