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Spanish translation of “relay”

relay

verb /riˈlei/ (past tense, past participle relayed)
to receive and pass on ( news , a message , a television programme / program etc).
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relay race noun a race between teams of runners , swimmers etc , in which the members of the team run , swim etc one after another, each covering one part of the total distance to be run , swum etc
carrera de relevos
He is competing in the relay race .
in relays in groups which perform some job , task etc one after another, one group starting when another group stops
por relevos
During the flood , firemen and policemen worked in relays to rescue people who were trapped .
(Definition of relay from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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