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car phone
American English: /ˈkɑr ˌfoʊn/

Translation of car phone in Spanish:


  • teléfono (masculine) de automóvil
    Example sentences
    • The user enjoys all the benefits of a car phone with external GSM antenna, excellent audio quality in hands-free mode, and comfortable operation tailored to the needs of the driver.
    • As her car headed up a long incline, Sara picked up her car phone and dialed Michael's number.
    • Once they got in, Wesley reached out for the car phone and dialed the number of St. John School.

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