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radiotelephone

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noun ra·dio·tele·phone \-ˈte-lə-ˌfōn\

Definition of radiotelephone

  1. :  an apparatus for carrying on wireless telephony by radio waves

radiotelephony play \-tə-ˈle-fə-nē, -ˈte-lə-ˌfō-nē\ noun


Origin of radiotelephone

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1904


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