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ringtone

the sound on a cell phone that signals an incoming call
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ring·tone

 (rĭng′tōn′)
n.
A digital sound file that a telephone plays to indicate an incoming call.
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ringtone

(ˈrɪŋˌtəʊn)
n
(Telecommunications) a musical tune played by a mobile phone when a call is received
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations
vyzváněcí tón
ringetone
juego para móvilestimbre del teléfono
soittoääni
sonneriesonnerie de téléphone
נעימון
zvono telefona
csengőhang
hringitónn
着信メロディ着信音着メロ
휴대폰 벨소리
beltoonringtone
rington
เสียงดังของโทรศัพท์
nhạc chuông điện thoại

ringtone

[ˈrɪŋtəun] N (Telec) → tono f de llamada
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

ringtone

نَغْمَةُ الرَنِيـن vyzváněcí tón ringetone Klingelton ήχος κλήσης timbre del teléfono soittoääni sonnerie zvono telefona suoneria 着信メロディ 휴대폰 벨소리 beltoon ringetone dzwonek campainha do telefone, toque de telefone мелодия звонка rington เสียงดังของโทรศัพท์ çalma tonu nhạc chuông điện thoại 手机彩铃
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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