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1. Of or relating to telephones.
2. Transmitted or conveyed by telephone.

tel′e·phon′i·cal·ly adv.


(ˌtɛl əˈfɒn ɪk)

1. of, pertaining to, or happening by means of a telephone system.
2. carrying sound to a distance by artificial means.
tel`e•phon′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.telephonic - of or relating to telephony; "telephonic connection"


[ˌtelɪˈfɒnɪk] ADJtelefónico


adjtelefonisch; telephonic technologyTelefontechnik f


[ˌtɛlɪˈfɒnɪk] adjtelefonico/a
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And he took steps toward standardizing all telephonic apparatus by controlling the factories that made it.
That he was chased to my door by his own Agent-General in a motor; that they turned my study into a Cabinet Meeting which I was not invited to attend; that the local telegraph all but broke down beneath the strain of hundred word coded cables; and that I practically broke into the house of a stranger to get him telephonic facilities on a Sunday, are things I overlook.
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Now it seemed they were in telephonic touch with the President; now something had happened and he was lost again.
There is telephonic communication with the house, and he seems to have used the sitting-room as a sort of studio.
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The telephonic conversation dealt with the ongoing negotiations of the peace process in the Middle East and the situation in the region, according to the Palestinian news agency which carried the news.
During the telephonic conversation, they reviewed bilateral relations, prospects of joint cooperation between the two countries, and the latest regional developments.