(esp in India) a form of protest in which a number of persons go without food by turns Also called relay hunger strike
verb (used with object), re-laid, re-laying. 1. to lay again. noun 1. a series of persons relieving one another or taking turns; shift. 2. a fresh set of dogs or horses posted in readiness for use in a hunt, on a journey, etc. 3. Sports. relay race. a length or leg in a relay race. […]
- Relay language
noun 1. a language, usually an internationally dominant one, which acts as a medium to translate other usually little-spoken languages
noun, Sports. 1. a race between two or more teams of contestants, each contestant being relieved by a teammate after running part of the distance. noun 1. a race between two or more teams of contestants in which each contestant covers a specified portion of the distance
Early system on UNIVAC I or II. Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959).