- relay race.
- a length or leg in a relay race.
verb (used with object), re·layed, re·lay·ing.
verb (used without object), re·layed, re·lay·ing.
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Origin of relay1
Words nearby relay
Definition for relay (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), re·laid, re·lay·ing.
Definition for relay (3 of 3)
verb (used with object), re-laid, re-lay·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-layre-lay , relay
Example sentences from the Web for relay
Digging into the neural pathways behind these differences, the team found that the electro-needle jab on the belly was able to fine-tune the activity of neurons in pain and inflammation-relays between the spleen and the spine.We Need New, Safer Ways to Treat Pain. Could Electroacupuncture Be One?|Shelly Fan|August 18, 2020|Singularity Hub
Every week, Thompson drives to Monte Vista Village, relaying cherry-filled packages to a caregiver, while her mom stands outside her door and waves.No Visitors Leading to Despair and Isolation in Senior Care Homes|Jared Whitlock|July 28, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The signal gets relayed across multiple nearby balloons that transmit it back down to peoples’ phones and other devices.Google Loon Is Now Beaming WiFi Down to Earth From Giant Balloons|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|July 12, 2020|Singularity Hub
All I can relay is that we will be listening in and reviewing what is said today.Morning Report: Inside Westview High’s Many Harassment, Abuse Complaints|Voice of San Diego|July 2, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The system will relay a much wider range of data than previous tracking technologies, logging not just an animal’s location but also its physiology and environment.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through June 13)|Singularity Hub Staff|June 13, 2020|Singularity Hub
When asked how she feels about paving the way for abortion education on the Internet, Steinauer was quick to relay her enthusiasm.
Pippa and and her brother are part of a team of eight cyclists, and will be riding three hours a day each in relay.
Defendants instead had an assistant relay to Raimondi that Olenicoff had a change of heart about the sculptures.Real Estate Mogul Igor Olenicoff Busted for Art Forgery|Justin Jones|June 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Teams generally race in a relay format with one racer always on the road.Pippa Middleton To Cycle Across America ... Starting Tomorrow|Tom Sykes|June 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He asserts that the CEO admitted to flaws in the system on an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) in October 2013.
So he kept on, posting the last of the mermen in his mental relay well away from the city, but swimming upstream himself.Star Born|Andre Norton
At each relay the reporters descended from their carriage and found themselves with Michael.Michael Strogoff|Jules Verne
The drop or relay controls a local circuit composed of an open-circuit battery and an ordinary vibrating bell.
An ordinary telegraph relay may be used in connection with the closed-circuit alarm.
The alarm switches are all connected in series in this case and in circuit with a closed-circuit battery and relay or drop.
British Dictionary definitions for relay
- short for relay race
- one of the sections of a relay race
- a combination of a receiver and transmitter designed to receive radio signals and retransmit them, in order to extend their range
- (as modifier)a relay station