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telephony Syllabification: te·leph·o·ny
Pronunciation: /təˈlefənē/

Definition of telephony in English:


The working or use of telephones.
Example sentences
  • Wireless telephony had achieved transmission distances of several hundred miles.
  • The increase was primarily due to growth in broadband telephony and high-speed data.
  • It may be possible for portable multimedia devices to be hooked up to a combination of DAB and mobile telephony networks.

Words that rhyme with telephony

Persephone, Stephanie
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