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GSMnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌdʒiː.esˈem/ trademark
abbreviation forglobalsystem for ​mobiletelecommunications: a ​technicalsystem for ​mobilephones used in many ​countries: The ​phonecompany has ​placed a ​largeorder for GSM networkequipment.
(Definition of GSM from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"GSM" in Business English

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GSMnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌdʒIːesˈem/ COMMUNICATIONS
abbreviation for globalsystem for ​mobiletelecommunications: a ​technicalsystem for ​mobilephones used in many countries: In the early 1990s the EU ​picked the GSM ​standard for Europe's ​mobilenetworks.GSM equipment/network/system The ​phonecompany is ​expanding their GSM ​network. GSM ​technology/​phone/​handset
(Definition of GSM from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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