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picture messaging

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Definition of picture messaging in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A system that enables digital photos and animated graphics to be sent and received by mobile phone.
Example sentences
  • First picture messaging, then mobile phone camcorders, next, broadcast digital TV?
  • The handset features a 1.3 mega pixel camera, capable of digital still and video capture, as well as support for various smart phone functions such as picture messaging and Bluetooth.
  • Looking beyond picture messaging, the mobile phone industry has its eyes firmly focused on 3G to help to return the runaway growth witnessed in the late 1990s.

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