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relay

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1relay/ˈriːˌleɪ/noun
pluralrelays
1relay
/ˈriːˌleɪ/
noun
pluralrelays
Learner's definition of RELAY  
[count]
: a race between teams in which each team member runs, swims, etc., a different part of the race
: the act of passing something from one person or device to another
also : a system for doing this
: a group of people, horses, etc., that takes the place of others so that something (such as a job or an activity) is done continuously
technical : a device that is used to cause a switch to open or close automatically when there is a change in the current that is flowing through a circuit
2relay/rɪˈleɪ/verb
relaysrelayedrelaying
2relay
/rɪˈleɪ/
verb
relaysrelayedrelaying
Learner's definition of RELAY  
[+ object]
: to pass (something, such as a message or information) from one person or device to another— often used as (be) relayed
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