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telco Syllabification: tel·co
Pronunciation: /ˈtelkō/

Definition of telco in English:

noun (plural telcos)

A telecommunications company.
Example sentences
  • This is the latest in a series of setbacks for telcos and telco equipment manufacturers.
  • Will the cities be forced to partner with telcos to help them operate and manage the networks?
  • The Singapore authorities already require telcos here to note down the particulars of prepaid card buyers.


Late 20th century: abbreviation.

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Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
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