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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A telephone company.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A telecommunications company, a telecom.
  • n. A telephone conference.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a public utility that provides telephone service


From a blend of telephone and company (Wiktionary)



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