conference call


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conference call

n.
A conference by telephone in which three or more persons in different locations participate by means of a central switching unit.

conference call

n
(Telecommunications) a special telephone facility by which three or more people using conventional or cellular phones can be linked up to speak to one another

con′ference call`


n.
a telephone call that interconnects three or more phones simultaneously.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conference call - a telephone call in which more than two people participateconference call - a telephone call in which more than two people participate
call, phone call, telephone call - a telephone connection; "she reported several anonymous calls"; "he placed a phone call to London"; "he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call"
three-way calling - a way of adding a third party to your conversation without the assistance of a telephone operator
Translations
konferenční hovor
konferencesalmødesal
conférence téléphonique
konferenciahívás
hovor viacerých ľudí cez telefón
telefon konferansı

conference call

n (Telec) → Konferenzschaltung f

confer

(kənˈfəː) past tense past participle conˈferred verb
1. (often with with) to consult each other. The staff conferred (with the headmaster) about the new timetable.
2. (with on) to give (an honour) to someone. The university conferred degrees on two famous scientists.
conference (ˈkonfərəns) noun
a meeting for discussion. The conference of heart specialists was held in New York.
ˈconference call noun
a telephone conversation in which more than two people participate.
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(21) As another sensitivity check, we also eliminated all non-conference call observations for any firm that eventually hosts a conference call, per the First Call database (i.e., both sporadic and regular conference call users).
According to the NIRI study, 84% of companies say they notify investors and the media of upcoming conference calls through news releases, while 75% post notices on their companies' Web sites, and 55% rely on push technology via e-mail alerts to investors.
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(NYSE: LOW) second quarter 2019 earnings press release, you are invited to listen to its conference call to be broadcast live over the internet on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.
Conference call materials will be published on the company's webpage - http://www.smartfinancialinc.com/CorporateProfile at 9:00 am EST before the morning of the conference call, the company added.
The conference call will also be webcast through a link on Ladder Capital Corp's Investor Relations website at ir.laddercapital.com/event.
14th Government Affairs Committee Conference Call (12 p.m.)
According to the company, the service allows business users to set up conference calls while abroad at no additional fee for the conference facility, via any phone.
"As far as John being part of our organization structure going forward, the answer would be no to that," DiMicco said during the conference call.
Immediacy -- always a desired attribute -- now can be created by the act of holding a conference call or Internet-based conference, often over the Internet with only minutes of advance notice.
To avoid these hazards, conference calls became the solution.

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