Definition of teleconference in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈteləˌkänf(ə)rəns/


A conference with participants in different locations linked by telecommunications devices.
Example sentences
  • Developers are spread out over various geographical locations and weekly teleconferences are set up to discuss ongoing development issues.
  • Teleconferences and satellite teleconferences are effective methods of teaching bioterrorism preparedness to large numbers of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals.
  • Customers can increase or decrease bandwidth more quickly and request additional bandwidth for specific situations such as teleconferences.

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Syllabification: tel·e·con·fer·ence

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