- a transmission path for transmitting data or other signals from an earth station to a communications satellite or an airborne platform.
- of or relating to such transmission.
Origin of uplink
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I waved good-bye at her back and walked away, to an uplink terminal.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom
- the transmitter on the ground that sends signals up to a communications satellite
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