Definition of picocell in English:

picocell

Line breaks: pico|cell
Pronunciation: /ˈpiːkəʊsɛl
 
, ˈpʌɪkəʊsɛl
 
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noun

  • A small mobile phone base station connected to the phone network via the Internet, typically used to improve mobile phone reception indoors and considered to be smaller than a microcell: the system uses low-power picocells throughout the building
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    • The system uses a small picocell in the plane's cabin.
    • The gear will be very little more than a simple picocell on board the aircraft.
    • Does the picocell contain a jammer which blocks out these other cells?

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