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TRANSMISSION, civ. law. The right which heirs or legatees may have of passing 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, t. 1, s. 10; 4 Toull. n. 186; Dig. 50, 17, 54; Code, 6, 51.

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In both events, there was a clear association between the temporal-spatial infection pattern between the index case and secondary cases that could not be explained by the known limitations of either contact or droplet transmission.
The research found that H7N9 possessed several characteristics of human influenza viruses, such as efficient binding to human-type receptors, efficient replication in mammalian cells and respiratory droplet transmission in ferrets.
3 ft (1 m) or greater were chosen based on the the CDC (2003) guidelines for infection disease transmission, which defines large droplet transmission as a mode of transmission at distances of up to 3.
The spatial distribution of affected patients was highly consistent with an aerosol mode of transmission, as opposed to that expected from droplet transmission," he added.
A wide variety of microorganisms that can cause infections including influenza, measles, chicken pox and tuberculosis can be spread by droplet transmission.