Up-link

uplink

[uhp-lingk]
noun
1.
a transmission path for transmitting data or other signals from an earth station to a communications satellite or an airborne platform.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to such transmission.
Compare downlink.


Origin:
1965–70; up- + link1

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uplink (ˈʌpˌlɪŋk)
 
n
the transmitter on the ground that sends signals up to a communications satellite

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