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What is transmission media?
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Asked 5/8/2011 8:26:33 PM
Updated 11/15/2014 1:14:34 PM
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Asked 5/8/2011 8:26:33 PM
Updated 11/15/2014 1:14:34 PM
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A transmission media describes the type of physical system used to carry a communication signal from one system to another.
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A transmission medium (plural transmission media) is a material substance (solid, liquid, gas, or plasma) that can propagate energy waves. For example, the transmission medium for sound received by the ears is usually air, but solids and liquids may also act as transmission media for sound.

The absence of a material medium (the vacuum of empty space) can also be thought of as a transmission medium for electromagnetic waves such as light and radio waves. While material substance is not required for electromagnetic waves to propagate, such waves are usually affected by the transmission media they pass through, for instance by absorption or by reflection or refraction at the interfaces between media.
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