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Tannoy
Pronunciation: / ˈtænɔɪ /
Pronunciation: /ˈtanɔɪ/

Translation of Tannoy in Spanish:

noun

  • (British English)
    sistema (masculine) de megafonía
    to announce something over o on the Tannoy
    anunciar algo por los altavoces or (in Latin America also) parlantes
    Example sentences
    • But when we got off the plane at Heathrow on our way home we heard our names being called over the tannoy.
    • ‘This is your captain speaking,’ said a disembodied voice over the tannoy.
    • Even festive songs are being played over the tannoy.

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