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videophone

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈvɪdiəʊfəʊn/ COMMUNICATIONS
a phone with a camera and a screen that allows you to see the person you are talking to: The advertising shows a mother talking to her children on a videophone.
Translations of “videophone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 視訊電話(可以紀錄活動圖像的行動電話)…
in Russian видеофон…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电视电话(可以记录活动图象的移动电话)…
in Polish wideofon…
(Definition of videophone from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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