intercom

(redirected from intercoms)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

in·ter·com

 (ĭn′tər-kŏm′)
n.
An electronic intercommunication system, as between two rooms.

[Short for intercommunication.]

intercom

(ˈɪntəˌkɒm)
n
(Telecommunications) informal an internal telephone system for communicating within a building, an aircraft, etc
[C20: short for intercommunication]

in•ter•com

(ˈɪn tərˌkɒm)

n.
a communication system within a building, airplane, etc., with a loudspeaker or receiver for listening and a microphone for speaking at each of two or more points.
[1935–40; shortening of intercommunication system]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.intercom - a communication system linking different rooms within a building or ship etcintercom - a communication system linking different rooms within a building or ship etc
communication system - a system for communicating
interphone - a telephonic intercommunication system linking different rooms in a building or ship etc
intercom speaker, squawk box, squawker - the loudspeaker on an intercom or public address system
Translations
domácí telefonpalubní telefon
samtaleanlæg
sisäpuhelin
interkom
házitelefon
kallkerfi
インターコム
내부 통신 시스템
vidaus komunikacijos ryšys
iekšējais telefons
palubný telefón
domofon
interntelefon
การติดต่อทางโทรศัพท์ภายในอาคาร
iç haberleşme sistemiinterkom
hệ thống liên lạc nội bộ

intercom

[ˈɪntəkɒm] Nintercomunicador m, interfono m

intercom

[ˈɪntərkɒm] ninterphone m

intercom

n(Gegen)sprechanlage f; (in ship, plane) → Bordverständigungsanlage f; (in schools etc) → Lautsprecheranlage f

intercom

[ˈɪntəˌkɒm] n (fam) → interfono

intercom

(ˈintəkom) noun
a system of communication within an aeroplane, factory etc usually by means of microphones and loudspeakers. The pilot spoke to the passengers over the intercom.

intercom

نِظَامُ الإِتِّصَالُ الدَّاخِلِيُّ domácí telefon samtaleanlæg Sprechanlage σύστημα ενδοεπικοινωνίας intercomunicador, interfono sisäpuhelin interphone interkom citofono インターコム 내부 통신 시스템 intercom intercom telefon wewnętrzny intercomunicador, interfone интерком interntelefon การติดต่อทางโทรศัพท์ภายในอาคาร interkom hệ thống liên lạc nội bộ 对讲电话装置
References in periodicals archive ?
Contract awarded for For The Purchase Of Intercoms Td-24H Cdt And Td-6H
MV-AUDIBLE Intercoms are available through MULTIVOICE's dealer network, including Sideline Power, which is a Silver Sponsor of THSCA 2015 and is exhibiting at the trade show in Booth #10085.
Door intercoms provide a number of safety features and conveniences including: not answering the door “blindly,” providing safety for children home alone and elderly homeowners, and never missing package delivery, even while at work.
Both companies said the merger of HME's existing channel partners into Clear-Com's global distribution network makes the network the largest distributor of professional intercom, as well as the provider with the most extensive wired and wireless intercoms on the market.
4 billion Vehicular Intercom Systems-Extended contract, which the Army awarded on June 25, 2009 to Northrop Grumman Cobham Intercoms LLC.
Thanks to funding from Merthyr Tydfil council's regeneration department of pounds 5,200, Safer Merthyr Tydfil has fitted intercoms in 52 homes in Dowlais, Pant, Aberfan and Merthyr Vale.
The IP7 series of intercoms is designed to operate with TalkMasterT.
The lead engineer requested IP intercoms for ease of installation and drastically lower costs.
The new WallStation doorbell adapter, model WS-ADP4, integrates up to four entrance way doorbell intercoms, electronic door releases and an external chime.
a New York metro-area security integrator, has installed an arsenal of sophisticated video intercoms in a residential apartment building that was created out of the former National Guard Armory at 529 W.
ELDERLY tenants of a south Warwickshire housing association are to be given intercoms in an attempt to stop distraction burglaries.
Modules are available as standalone units or in rack cards, and the fiber-optic links make it easy to locate intercoms and emergency phone stations in remote areas without sacrificing performance.