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Definition/Scope: (1) The portion of a communications link used for the transmission of signals from an Earth terminal to a satellite or to an airborne platform. Note: An uplink is the converse of a downlink. (2) Pertaining to data transmission from a data station to the headend.



Broader Terms:

communications traffic
data link

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