- an electronic link by which signals are received on the earth's surface from an orbiting satellite, spacecraft, etc.
- the site, facility, etc. which receives such signals
to connect to a satellite, spacecraft, etc. using such a link
to receive (signals, data, etc.) using such a link
A transmission path for the communication of signals and data from a communications satellite or other space vehicle to the earth and back.
(third-person singular simple present downlinks, present participle downlinking, simple past and past participle downlinked)
- To transmit a signal from a satellite to a terrestrial receiving station.
down- + link