interrogation suppressed time delay

interrogation suppressed time delay

[in‚ter·ə′gā·shən sə¦prest ′tīm di‚lā]
(communications)
Overall fixed time delay between transmission of an interrogation and reception of the reply to this interrogation at zero distance.
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