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ra′di·o·phon′ic (-fŏn′ĭk) adj.
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(Telecommunications) another name for radiotelephone1
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ra•di•o•tel•e•phone(ˌreɪ di oʊˈtɛl əˌfoʊn)
n., v. -phoned, -phon•ing. n.
1. a telephone in which sound or speech is transmitted by means of radio waves instead of through wires or cables.v.t., v.i.
2. to communicate by radiotelephone.
ra`di•o•tel`e•phon′ic (-ˈfɒn ɪk) adj.
ra`di•o•te•leph′o•ny (-təˈlɛf ə ni) n.
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|Noun||1.||radiophone - a telephone that communicates by radio waves rather than along cables|
cellphone, cellular phone, cellular telephone, mobile phone, cell - a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver
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