of, relating to, or happening by means of a telephone system.
carrying sound to a distance by artificial means.
noun 1. an apparatus, system, or process for transmission of sound or speech to a distant point, especially by an electric device. verb (used with object), telephoned, telephoning. 2. to speak to or summon (a person) by telephone. 3. to send (a message) by telephone. verb (used without object), telephoned, telephoning. 4. to send a […]
noun, Chiefly British. 1. a telephone switchboard operator. noun 1. (Brit) a person who operates a telephone switchboard Also called (esp US) telephone operator
noun 1. the construction or operation of telephones or telephonic systems. 2. a system of telecommunications in which telephonic equipment is employed in the transmission of speech or other sound between points, with or without the use of wires. noun 1. a system of telecommunications for the transmission of speech or other sounds communications Communication, […]
- Telephony user interface
communications (TUI) Either a software interface to telephony (e.g. a phone-capable PC) or a DTMF-based interface to software (e.g. voicemail). (2003-10-21)