transmission system - Computer Definition
A combination or assembly of components that forms a complex whole entity that functions as a single unit to accomplish the transmission of signals. A transmission system always includes circuit terminating equipment on both the transmit and receive ends of a transmission medium. The system may also include amplifiers, repeaters, and other intermediate devices that variously serve to amplify, reshape, and retime signals. See also amplifier, circuit terminating equipment, repeater, system, and transmission medium.