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Definition:
A measure of the amount of radiation propagated through a given medium.
defined as the ratio of transmitted radiation to the total radiation
incident upon the medium. Also known as transmissivity. 
Reference:
Huschke, R.E., ed. 1959. Glossary of Meteorology, American Meteorological
Society, Boston, MA.
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