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English definition of “communication”


noun     /kəˌmjuː.nɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
B1 [U] the act of communicating with people : Television is an increasingly important means of communication. We are in direct communication with Moscow. With no decent phone signal , communication is difficult . There's very little communication between mother and daughter (= they do not have a good relationship ). a course on communication skills Communicating and keeping in touch [C] formal a message or a letter : We received your communication of 11 March and are sorry to inform you that we won't be attending the conference .Information and messages communications [plural] the various methods of sending information between people and places , especially phones , computers , radio , etc.: the communications industry Communications technology - general words ways of moving between one place and another: Its commercial success as a city is partly due to its excellent rail and road communications.Routes and roads in generalTravelling
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