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English definition of “connection”

connection

noun [C] (PHONE)    /kəˈnek.ʃən/
the way that two people can speak to each other by phone: Sorry, could you repeat that? This is a very bad connection.Communicating by telephone
(Definition of connection noun (PHONE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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