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relay, re-lay

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online June 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532
relay, re-lay

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It is necessary to distinguish relay /ˈriːleɪ/, /rɪˈleɪ/ ‘to receive (a message, broadcast, etc.) and transmit it to others’

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