Meaning of “cordless” in the English Dictionary

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"cordless" in American English

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cordlessadjective

us /ˈkɔrd·ləs/

(of a device) operated without a wire connected to an electrical supply by using electricity produced 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 /ˈkɔːdləs/ us 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)