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third-generationadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌθɜːd.dʒen.əˈreɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌθɝːd.dʒen.əˈreɪ.ʃən/ (abbreviation 3G)
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third-generationadjective [before noun]

uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS, INTERNET
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