verb (retransmits, retransmitting, retransmitted)[with object]
Transmit (data, a radio signal, or a broadcast program) again or on to another receiver.
- On most days, local radio and television stations retransmitted the IMN signal, but the IMN provided only 4 hours of local programming per day.
- The modified signals are then retransmitted via geostationary satellites to users' receivers.
- The screen apparatus cannot take a signal from a remote source and interpret and retransmit this signal instantaneously, but does so in that very interesting space of time we refer to as ‘realtime’.
- Example sentences
- The only hardware required for retransmission beside two radios is a small cable kit and some electronic filters.
- For example, we couldn't slow down the amount of incoming video, so we slowed down the retransmission to our central location instead.
- The link layer thus has feedback built in that does not cause end-to-end retransmission - only across the wireless link.
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