Legal Definition and Related Resources of Transmission

Meaning of Transmission

Generally, the term is used to denote a transfer , not by the voluntary act of parties but by implication of law. The act of sending or transferring from one person or place to another.

Transmission Alternative Definition

(from Lat. i/rana, over, mitto, to send). In civil law. The right which heirs or legatees may have of passTRANSPORTATION ing to their successors the inheritance or legacy to which they were entitled, if they happen to die without having exercised their rights. Domat. liv. 3, tit. 1, § 10; 4 Toullier, Dr. Civ. note 186; Dig. 50. 17. 54; Code, 6. 51.

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