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- n. a public utility that provides telephone service
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Even from the air the city looked worn and battered, the traffic on the streets intermittent-although almost every rooftop was cluttered with satellite dishes, which along with cell phone service had been touted by U.S. officials as one of the successes of the reconstruction.
"Have you any idea how much money is involved in cables and poles and electronics to bring phone service all the way out to Sub-urbian Gems?