relay center

relay center

[′rē‚lā ‚sen·tər]
(communications)
A switching center in which messages are automatically routed according to data contained in the messages or message headers.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The thalamus is best known as a relay center that passes incoming sensory information to other parts of the brain for processing.
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