delayed repeater satellite

delayed repeater satellite

[di′lād ri¦pēd·ər ′sad·əl‚īt]
(aerospace engineering)
Satellite which stores information obtained from a ground terminal at one location, and upon interrogation by a terminal at a different location, transmits the stored message.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.