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teleconference

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˌtelɪˈkɒnfərəns/ MEETINGS, COMMUNICATIONS
a discussion between two or more people or groups in different places in which they communicate using phones, computers, etc., or the act of taking part in such a discussion: teleconference with sb Analysts participating in the teleconference with management were particularly interested in the potential for revenue growth.hold/attend/have a teleconference The company will be holding a teleconference to announce a major partnership. a teleconference callby/via teleconference The Board of Trustees will meet via teleconference to discuss appointment of an interim president.
teleconference verb [I]
Translations of “teleconference”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電話會議,電視會議…
in Russian телеконференция…
in Turkish telekonferans, uydu aracılığıyla uzaktan verilen konferans…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电话会议,电视会议…
in Polish telekonferencja…
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