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1‘modems are used for transmitting data between computers’
transfer, pass on, hand on, communicate, convey, impart, channel, carry, bear, relay, dispatch, mediate
disseminate, spread, circulate, diffuse, radiate
2‘this programme will be transmitted on Sunday’
broadcast, relay, send out, put on air, put on the air, air, televise, radio, telecast, videocast, podcast, show, publish, emit, wire, beam, pipe, live-stream
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.