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[rey-dee-oh-tel-uh-fohn] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈtɛl əˌfoʊn/

a in which sound or speech is transmitted by means of radio waves instead of through wires or cables.
verb (used with or without object), radiotelephoned, radiotelephoning.
to by radiotelephony.
Also called radiophone, wireless telephone. a device for communication by means of radio waves rather than by transmitting along wires or cables
to telephone (a person) by radiotelephone

1900, from radio (n.) + telephone (n.).


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