Relay

Antonyms of RELAY

Synonyms of RELAY

Examples of usage:

  1. Similar movements, produced in like manner, are availed of in another instrument known as the relay, whose office is to act practically as an automatic transmitter key, repeating the messages received in its coils, and sending them on to the next section of the line, equipped with its own battery; or, when the message is intended for its own station, sending the message to an adjacent sounder included in a local battery circuit. "Edison, His Life and Inventions" by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  2. M. Jardin, intent on business, and thinking only of the Emperor's horse which bore the name of Bishop, again replied, " Sire, you forget that you rode him on the last relay." "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte" by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  3. A few went as far as the first relay. "The Village Rector" by Honore de Balzac
  4. By placing four shells near to hand, and working like Trojans, the Czech gunners fired four shots so rapidly as to deceive the enemy into the belief that four guns were now opposing them, and after about two hours of this relay work the enemy batteries were beaten to a frazzle, and retired from the unequal contest with two guns out of action. "With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia" by John Ward
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