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mo·bile phone

 (mō′bəl, -bēl′, -bīl′)
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mobile phone

n
(Telecommunications) a portable telephone that works by means of a cellular radio system
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mo′bile phone′


n.
any wireless telephone that operates over a relatively large area, as a cellular phone or PCS phone.
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mobile phone

cellphone
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mobile phone - a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receivermobile phone - a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver
radiophone, radiotelephone, wireless telephone - a telephone that communicates by radio waves rather than along cables
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Translations
mobilní telefon
mobiltelefon
matkapuhelinkännykkä
mobilni telefon
farsímigemsiGSM-sími
携帯電話
휴대폰
mobiltelefonmobil
โทรศัพท์มือถือ
điện thoại di động

mobile phone

ntelefonino
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

mobile

(ˈmoubail) adjective
1. able to move. The van supplying country districts with library books is called a mobile library; The old lady is no longer mobile – she has to stay in bed all day.
2. able to move or be moved quickly or easily. Most of the furniture is very light and mobile.
3. (of someone's features or face) changing easily in expression.
moˈbility (-ˈbi-) noun
ˈmobilize, ˈmobilise (-bi-) verb
to make (especially troops, an army etc), or become, ready for use or action.
ˌmobiliˈzation, ˌmobiliˈsation (-bi-) noun
mobile phone (also mobile) see cellular phone.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

mobile phone

هَاتِفٌ جَوَال mobilní telefon mobiltelefon Mobiltelefon κινητό τηλέφωνο teléfono móvil matkapuhelin téléphone portable mobilni telefon telefono cellulare 携帯電話 휴대폰 mobiele telefoon mobiltelefon telefon komórkowy telefone celular, telemóvel мобильный телефон mobiltelefon โทรศัพท์มือถือ cep telefonu điện thoại di động 移动电话
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They are also familiar with terms such as dual-band and dual-mode, and they think that if they buy or rent a GSM phone, they will enjoy the same benefits, such as keeping their Japanese number.
Korean GSM phone manufacturer Innostream has revealed a new range of camera phones that are designed to be ultra-compact with advanced technologies.
Worldwide Computer Products News-2 October 2000-Option International introduces GSM phone module for hand-held computers (C)1995-2000 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
"Dual SIM GSM phones, although already popular internationally, are relatively unknown in the U.S.
The move will dissolve the contract with the French firm Alcatel and make Sweden's Ericsson the sole network provider for all GSM phones, reports The Tico Times (Sept.
Twelve new GSM phones available now come in an assortment of colors, shapes and sizes to complement Cingular's innovative plans and services that "Fit You Best." GSM phones also incorporate everyday conveniences, such as built-in cameras, radios and MP-3 players.
Adolescent rats were exposed for 2 hours to GSM phones at one of three power levels: 0.01, 0.1, or 1 watt (W).