heterodyne repeater


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heterodyne repeater

[′hed·ə·rə‚dīn ri′pēd·ər]
(electronics)
A radio repeater in which the received radio signals are converted to an intermediate frequency, amplified, and reconverted to a new frequency band for transmission over the next repeater section.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.