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tel·e·con·fer·ence

 (tĕl′ĭ-kŏn′fər-əns, -frəns)
n.
A conference held among people in different locations by means of a telecommunications network.
intr.v. tel·e·con·fer·enced, tel·e·con·fer·enc·ing, tel·e·con·fer·enc·es
To hold or participate in a teleconference.

teleconferencing

(ˈtɛlɪˌkɒnfərənsɪŋ)
n
1. (Telecommunications)
a. the act or process of holding a teleconference
b. (as modifier): teleconferencing facilities.
2. (Telecommunications) (as modifier): teleconferencing facilities.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teleconferencing - a conference of people who are in different locations that is made possible by the use of such telecommunications equipment as closed-circuit televisionteleconferencing - a conference of people who are in different locations that is made possible by the use of such telecommunications equipment as closed-circuit television
group discussion, conference - a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
Translations

teleconferencing

[ˈtelɪkɒnfərənsɪŋ] Nteleconferencias fpl

teleconferencing

[ˈtɛlikɒnfərənsɪŋ] ntéléconférence f

teleconferencing

nTelekonferenzschaltung f
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