videoconferencing

noun vid·eo·con·fer·enc·ing \ ˌvi-dē-ō-ˈkän-f(ə-)rən(t)-siŋ , -fərn(t)- \
Updated on: 6 May 2018

Definition of videoconferencing

: the holding of a conference among people at remote locations by means of transmitted audio and video signals

videoconference

play \ˌvi-dē-ō-ˈkän-f(ə-)rən(t)s, -fərn(t)s\ noun

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First Known Use of videoconferencing

1967

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VIDEOCONFERENCING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of videoconferencing for English Language Learners

  • : a method of holding meetings that allows people who are in different cities, countries, etc., to hear each other and see each other on computer or television screens


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