from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A conference by telephone in which three or more persons in different locations participate by means of a central switching unit.
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- n. A call between more than two people; teleconference.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a telephone call in which more than two people participate
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Many in Washington wanted to go after obstructers as well as suspects, which suited me, but Washington also wanted a ministerial-level meeting soon to present a unified response to Syria, so I pointed out to Hadley in a conference call that suspects were almost certainly also obstructers.
Got a conference call booked for midnight and I want the three of you at my side.
An hour later, I had a previously scheduled conference call with Jack McMullen in Vermont and a pollster named Jim McLaughlin.
Natalie Wyeth, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Treasury Department, confirmed a G-7 conference call was held but declined to provide any details.
In the meantime, Rice had a conference call with Ban, Li, Aso, and Lavrov, in which Ban told her that South Korea was cutting off humanitarian assistance to the North, an important first step, indicating that even the Roh Moo-Hyun administration understood that North Korea was way over the red lines this time.
Set up a conference call with my father, Alastair and Sir Ross, make it for five, that's nine their time and ten in Nice.