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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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Will long-term exposure to ARVs in mothers reduce horizontal transmission and change the trajectory of the HIV epidemic?
Another possibility is to induce epizootics by the introduction of the fungus into an agroecosystem, where subsequent reproduction on insects (as shown herein), and horizontal transmission of the fungus occur.
Resistance was also observed against drugs whose veterinary use is restricted, implying possible horizontal transmission, mediated by molecular structures such as class one integrons.
There was no evidence of horizontal transmission to other cats because antibodies against H5N1 virus developed in only 2 cats.
Even within a population of aphids, Buchnera bacteria seemingly don't move around to achieve so-called horizontal transmission.
Horizontal transmission of HBV during early childhood is considered the main route of infection in developing countries.

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