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teleconference

noun [C] uk   /ˌtel.ɪˈkɒn.fər.əns/ us    /-ˈkɑːn.fɚ-/
a meeting involving people who are in different places, but who are connected by video and computers
teleconferencing
noun [U] uk   /-ən.sɪŋ/ us  
Medical researchers in many countries exchange information through email and video teleconferencing.
Translations of “teleconference”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電話會議,電視會議…
in Russian телеконференция…
in Turkish telekonferans, uydu aracılığıyla uzaktan verilen konferans…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电话会议,电视会议…
in Polish telekonferencja…
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