Share this entry

Share this page

radio-telephony

Line breaks: radio-teleph¦ony
Pronunciation: /reɪdɪəʊtɪˈlɛf(ə)ni
 
/

Definition of radio-telephony in English:

noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

radio-telephone

1
noun
Example sentences
  • Few fighters carried radio-telephones and the leader had to control his pilots by visual signals.
  • He grabbed the radio-telephone, told the operator to connect him to the Dallas bureau, and began to dictate.
  • Until the late 1980s, communications were restricted to a bi-weekly mail service, an unreliable radio-telephone, and a number of CB radio sets.

radio-telephonic

2
adjective

Definition of radio-telephony in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words