(pl) telcos. a telecommunications company
(from telephone company) A company providing phone services to end users. The company may or may not provide other phone services such operating long-distance/international backbones but the name telco usually emphasises its operation as a local service provider.
language A variant of JOSS. [Sammet 1969, p.217]. (1997-04-07)
noun, British Informal. 1. television. 1. a combining form meaning “distant,” especially “transmission over a distance,” used in the formation of compound words: telegraph. 1. a combining form meaning “end,” “complete,” used in the formation of compound words: telestich. 1. television. combining form 1. at or over a distance; distant: telescope, telegony, telekinesis, telemeter 2. […]
noun conducting financial transactions using a computer and telephone
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. Taphiae.