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Meaning of “cordless” in the English Dictionary

"cordless" in British English

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cordlessadjective

uk   /ˈkɔːd.ləs/  us   /ˈkɔːrd-/
A cordless ​electricaltool or ​piece of ​equipmentoperates without ​needing to be ​permanentlyconnected by a ​wire to an ​electricalsupply: a cordless ​drill/​iron
(Definition of cordless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cordless" in American English

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cordlessadjective

 us   /ˈkɔrd·ləs/
(of a ​device) ​operated without a ​wireconnected to an ​electricalsupply by using ​electricityproduced by a ​battery: a cordless ​phone
(Definition of cordless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cordless" in Business English

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cordlessnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɔːdləs/ IT, COMMUNICATIONS
cordless ​equipment does not need to be permanently ​connected by a ​wire to an electricity ​supply: a cordless ​keyboard/​mouse/​phone
(Definition of cordless from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cordless”
in Spanish inalámbrico…
in Vietnamese không dây…
in Malaysian tanpa wayar…
in Thai ที่ไม่จำเป็นต้องใช้สายไฟ…
in French sans fil…
in German kabellos…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无线的,无绳的…
in Turkish kordonsuz, kablosuz…
in Russian беспроводной…
in Indonesian tanpa kabel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無線的,無繩的…
in Polish bezprzewodowy…
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