cellular telephone

Definition of cellular telephone

  1. :  a small telephone that people can take with them and use outside their homes :  cell phone

Word by Word Definitions

cellularplay
  1. :  of, relating to, or consisting of cells

    :  containing cavities :  having a porous texture

    :  of, relating to, or being a radiotelephone system in which a geographical area (as a city) is divided into small sections each served by a transmitter of limited range

  1. :  cell phone

telephoneplay
  1. :  an instrument for reproducing sounds at a distance

    :  one in which sound is converted into electrical impulses for transmission (as by wire or radio waves)

  1. :  to speak to or attempt to reach by telephone

    :  to send by telephone

    :  to communicate by telephone


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