telephone set


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Noun1.telephone set - electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into soundstelephone set - electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds; "I talked to him on the telephone"
desk phone - a telephone set that sits on a desk or table
dial phone, dial telephone - a telephone with a dial for registering the number to be called
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
extension phone, telephone extension, extension - an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line
French telephone, handset - telephone set with the mouthpiece and earpiece mounted on a single handle
mouthpiece - an acoustic device; the part of a telephone into which a person speaks
pay-phone, pay-station - a coin-operated telephone
radiophone, radiotelephone, wireless telephone - a telephone that communicates by radio waves rather than along cables
speakerphone - a telephone with a microphone and loudspeaker; can be used without picking up a handset; several people can participate in a call at the same time
telephone receiver, receiver - earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds
phone system, telephone system - a communication system that transmits sound between distant points
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Police arrested all the above and recovered eleven thousand and forty rupees in cash, five cell-phones, 2 watches, a TV set, telephone set and a wireless set.
In January- June of the current year, 581 046 telephone sets for mobile or other wireless networks were imported to Azerbaijan, State Statistics Committee told APA Economics.