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telecommunications

noun [plural] uk   /ˌtel.ɪ.kəˌmjuː.nɪˈkeɪ.ʃənz/  us   /-ə-/ (informal telecoms, telecom)
B2 the sending and receiving of messages over distance, especially by phone, radio, and television: the telecommunications industry
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in Vietnamese viễn thông…
in Spanish telecomunicaciones…
in Thai การโทรคมนาคม…
in Malaysian telekomunikasi…
in French télécommunications…
in German das Fernmeldewesen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電訊,遠距離通訊,長途通訊…
in Indonesian telekomunikasi…
in Russian связь…
in Turkish telekominikasyon, iletişim işleri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电信,远距离通信,长途通信…
in Polish telekomunikacja…
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