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wireless telephone

n
(Telecommunications) another name for radiotelephone
wireless telephony n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wireless telephone - telephony that uses transmission by radio rather than by wirewireless telephone - telephony that uses transmission by radio rather than by wire
wireless - transmission by radio waves
2.wireless telephone - 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
phone, telephone, telephone 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"
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DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications) is a digital wireless telephone technology, which has contributed to making cordless phones common in both businesses and homes.
The results of the report could have implications for telephone surveys, many of which are conducted using random-digit-dial and until recently did not include wireless telephone numbers.
The advent of the smartphone, a wireless telephone that also can access the Internet and perform myriad functions, allows more people to have more access to information at their fingertips.
Bayhealth Medical Center's Kent General Hospital in Dover, Del., has installed the TalkLight as well as a wireless telephone and messaging system to reduce overhead pages, and has received positive feedback from patients The TalkLights gives out a steady green glow indicating low levels of noise, its turns to a flashing yellow as noise levels rise and then to red with an audible alert beep when the unit becomes too raucous.
The Louisiana law bans wireless telephone companies from automatically renewing a consumer's service contract.
When connecting to the public telephone network in the U.S., many VoIP and wireless telephone companies are essentially "riding for free," since they are not transmitting sufficient identification information to allow the traditional carriers to charge them.
Astron Wireless Technologies is replacing the standard whip antenna on wireless telephone terminals (wireless local loop) or data devices with a 3-dBi omni-directional dipole antenna.
has set aside Rp8.5 trillion to finance expansion of its fixed wireless telephone and mobile phone networks.
The NetLink 8030 Wireless Telephone also includes a push-to-talk feature for workgroup communication.
Editorial focuses on the regulatory dimensions of competition in wireline and wireless telephone service, competition among rival platforms for broadband Internet service and video distribution, and the Internet's transformation of all aspects of the telecommunications industry, particularly through the emergence of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP).

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