As nouns the difference between communication and plasmodesma
is that communication
is the act or fact of communicating anything; transmission while plasmodesma
is (biology) a microscopic channel traversing the cell walls of plant cells and some algal cells, enabling transport and communication between them.
The act or fact of communicating anything; transmission.
- communication of smallpox
(uncountable) The concept or state of exchanging data or information between entities.
- communication of a secret
- Some say that communication is a necessary prerequisite for sentience; others say that it is a result thereof.
A message; the essential data transferred in an act of communication.
- The node had established communication with the network, but had as yet sent no data.
The body of all data transferred to one or both parties during an act of communication.
- Surveillance was accomplished by means of intercepting the spies' communications .
An instance of information transfer; a conversation or discourse.
- The subpoena required that the company document their communication with the plaintiff.
- The professors' communications consisted of lively discussions via email.
A passageway or opening between two locations; connection.
- Argument and friendly communication .
- A round archway at the far end of the hallway provided communication to the main chamber.
(anatomy) A connection between two tissues, organs, or cavities.
* 1855, William Stokes, The Diseases of the Heart and the Aorta
- The Euxine Sea is conveniently situated for trade, by the communication it has both with Asia and Europe.
(obsolete) association; company
* Bible, 1 Corinthians xv. 33
- ...and here a free communication had been established between the aorta and the vena cava.
Participation in the Lord's supper.
- Evil communications corrupt manners.
(rhetoric) A trope by which a speaker assumes that his hearer is a partner in his sentiments, and says "we" instead of "I" or "you".
- (Bishop Pearson)
* communication disorder
* communication engineering
* communications satellite
* confidential communication
* privileged communication
(biology) A microscopic channel traversing the cell walls of plant cells and some algal cells, enabling transport and communication between them.