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noun [C]     /ˌtel.ɪˈkɒn.fər.əns/ US  /-ˈkɑːn.fɚ-/
a meeting involving people who are in different places , but who are connected by video and computers Official meetingsMeeting people teleconferencing     /-ən.sɪŋ/ noun [U] Medical researchers in many countries exchange information through email and video teleconferencing.Official meetingsMeeting people
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