Relay

Electrical device such that current flowing through it in one circuit can switch on and off a current in a second circuit

A race between teams; each member runs or swims part of the distance

Synonyms

Relay race

Type of

Race

Has types

Torch race

A crew of workers who relieve another crew

Type of

Shift

A fresh team to relieve weary draft animals

Type of

Team

Control or operate by relay

Pass along

Examples

Please relay the news to the villagers

The act of passing something along from one person or group to another

Examples

The relay was successful