phone tapping

noun

Definition of phone tapping

British
: the act of secretly placing a microphone inside a telephone in order to hear and record private conversations

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“Phone tapping.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phone%20tapping. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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