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relay
riː'leɪ [n]'riːleɪ [v]riː'leɪ
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of passing something along from one person or group to another.
  2. Electrical device such that current flowing through it in one circuit can switch on and off a current in a second circuit.
  3. A race between teams; each member runs or swims part of the distance.
  4. A fresh team to relieve weary draft animals.
  5. A crew of workers who relieve another crew.
(动) As a verb
  1. Pass along.
  2. Control or operate by relay.
Hyphenationre•lay
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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驿马yìmǎpost horse
替班tìbānto act as substitute; to fill in for somebody
中继zhōngjìto relay; to repeat
接力jiēlìrelay
转播zhuǎnbō, zhuǎnbò (Tw)relay; broadcast (on radio or TV)
接替jiētìto replace; to take over (a position or post)
传述chuánshùto relay; to retell
继电器jì diànqìrelay (electronics)
电驿diànyìrelay (electronics)
转递zhuǎndìto pass on; to relay
传给chuángeito pass on (to somebody); to send; to pass (e.g. in football); to give directly (by hand); to deliver; to hand over; to transfer; to relay; to transmit; to hand on (to the next generation)
传话人chuánhuà rénmessenger; communicator; relay
更替gēngtìto take over (from one another); to alternate; to replace; to relay
传达chuándáto pass on; to convey; to relay; to transmit; transmission
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