Definition of telephony in English:

telephony

Line breaks: tel¦eph|ony
Pronunciation: /tɪˈlɛf(ə)ni
 
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noun

[mass noun]
The working or use of telephones: telephony and data transmission [with modifier]: mobile telephony
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  • 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.

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