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

  • n. Informal Telecommunications.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Telecommunication.
  • n. A telco or telephone company.

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

  • n. (often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically


Short for telecommunication, or for telephone company. (Wiktionary)



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