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American English: /ˈˌpərsn tə ˈpərsn/

Translation of person-to-person in Spanish:


  • (Telecommunications)person-to-person call
    llamada (feminine) de persona a persona
    Example sentences
    • Combining voice services with broadband gives operators the opportunity to expand their offerings of person-to-person communications.
    • Crisis managers who need immediate, person-to-person communications are likely to reach for a telephone or a short-wave radio.
    • A UCS offers the typical services of a UMS, while adding the capability of person-to-person communication through dynamic call redirection and forwarding.

adverb person to person

  • 1 (personally)
    Example sentences
    • Transmission is through person-to-person contact by direct, even brief, head-to-head contact.
    • In person-to-person auctions, individual sellers or small businesses offer their items for auction directly to consumers.
    • So, in other words, it's probably not a person-to-person transmission.
  • 2 (Telecommunications)to call somebody person-to-person
    llamar a alguien de persona a persona
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