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What exactly is transmitted in the channel in lossy compression?

The rate distortion theory simply doesn't answer the questions you ask if how you do it. It does answer questions like "is this rate sufficient to get things across with at most distortion D"...
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What exactly is transmitted in the channel in lossy compression?

I'm not an expert in this topic, but my approach would be to apply vector quantization. In other words, take $n$ bits from the source and approximate them with $nR < n$ bits. Note that this is ...
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