Definition of communication
- the communication of disease
- The captain received an important communication.
- the function of pheromones in insect communication
- a lack of communication between old and young persons
- wireless electronic communications
He is studying insect communication.
There was a breakdown in communication between members of the group.
television and other means of mass communication
Communications is a growing industry.
He majored in communications in college.
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: the act or process of using words, sounds, signs, or behaviors to express or exchange information or to express your ideas, thoughts, feelings, etc., to someone else
: a message that is given to someone : a letter, telephone call, etc.
communications : the ways of sending information to people by using technology
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