audioconference

noun au·dio·con·fer·ence \ ¦ȯ-dē-(ˌ)ō-¦kän-f(ə-)rən(t)s + \

Definition of audioconference

plural audioconferences
:a conference in which people at different locations speak to each other via telephone or Internet connections
  • If an audioconference is scheduled, handouts or other visual materials that might be of value during the presentation should be distributed to add to the audio.
  • —Ann E. Barron et al.Technologies for Education2002

audioconferencing

play \¦ȯ-dē-(ˌ)ō-¦kän-f(ə-)rən(t)-siŋ +\ noun
    • If those visual clues are not available (which is the case in audioconferencing), we have to rely solely on our voice to convey our meaning and messages to the other parties.
    • —Dorothy LeedsPower Speak2003

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