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  • as intimepiece
  • as inconvict
  • as incriminal

synonyms for repeater

  • calendar
  • chronograph
  • chronometer
  • chronoscope
  • clepsydra
  • clock
  • dial
  • gnomon
  • horologe
  • hourglass
  • metronome
  • pendulum
  • stopwatch
  • sundial
  • watch
  • alarm clock
  • isochronon
  • time-keeper
  • prisoner
  • captive
  • felon
  • malefactor
  • culprit
  • loser
  • con
  • jailbird
  • long-termer
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How to use repeater in a sentence

Because electrical and optical signals gradually dissipate as they pass through cables, repeaters that read the signal and retransmit it are added at regular intervals to ensure the signals don’t lose strength or fidelity.
SCIENTISTS IN SPAIN JUST GOT A STEP CLOSER TO BUILDING A PRACTICAL QUANTUM REPEATEREDD GENTJUNE 14, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Now though, researchers from the the Institute of Photonic Sciences in Spain have demonstrated a new kind of quantum memory that could help build repeaters that can greatly extend the range of quantum networks.
SCIENTISTS IN SPAIN JUST GOT A STEP CLOSER TO BUILDING A PRACTICAL QUANTUM REPEATEREDD GENTJUNE 14, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
If each repeater is able to store an entanglement for a short while, it gives you time to link all stages of the network together.
SCIENTISTS IN SPAIN JUST GOT A STEP CLOSER TO BUILDING A PRACTICAL QUANTUM REPEATEREDD GENTJUNE 14, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The new setup, reported in Nature, has a number of characteristics that bring it far closer to a practical quantum repeater.
SCIENTISTS IN SPAIN JUST GOT A STEP CLOSER TO BUILDING A PRACTICAL QUANTUM REPEATEREDD GENTJUNE 14, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
He quickly invented the automatic repeater to transfer messages from one to another wire.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, VOL. 1, NO. 2, JULY, 1893VARIOUS
That splendid repeater you used to strike in the library whenever we said it was time for us to go into church.
CARMENPROSPER MERIMEE
She couldn't 'see' anything for herself, but she got a glimpse of my repeater in the pocket of a red waistcoat.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
I left the repeater under my pillow when I got up in the middle of the night to go on deck, thinking I heard a cry.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
I put in about three shots to your one, owing to my rifle being a repeater, while you must load yours at each shot.
CRUISINGS IN THE CASCADESGEORGE O. SHIELDS
The captain consulted his repeater, and ascertained that it was twenty minutes past twelve.
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WORDS RELATED TO REPEATER

  • captive
  • con
  • culprit
  • felon
  • jailbird
  • long-termer
  • loser
  • malefactor
  • prisoner
  • repeater
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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