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telecommunication

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

  • n. The science and technology of communication at a distance by electronic transmission of impulses, as by telegraph, cable, telephone, radio, or television. Often used in the plural with a singular verb: Telecommunications is an important area of professional growth.
  • n. The electronic systems used in transmitting messages, as by telegraph, cable, telephone, radio, or television. Often used in the plural with a plural verb: Telecommunications were disrupted by the brownout.
  • n. A message so transmitted.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A message so transmitted.

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

  • n. (often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically
  • n. (often plural) the branch of electrical engineering concerned with the technology of electronic communication at a distance

Etymologies

From French télécommunication. (Wiktionary)

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