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English noun: telecommunication

1. telecommunication (communication) (often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically


Synonymstelecom


Broader (hypernym)medium


Narrower (hyponym)broadcasting, multiplex, telegraphy, telephone, telephony, wireless


Domain category memberscall, duplex, electronic converter, loop gain, Nyquist frequency, Nyquist rate, sampling, sampling frequency, sampling rate, simplex, sunrise industry, telecommunication


Domain usageplural, plural form

2. telecommunication (cognition) (often plural) the branch of electrical engineering concerned with the technology of electronic communication at a distance


Broader (hypernym)EE, electrical engineering


Domain categorytelecom, telecommunication


Domain category membersECC, error correction code, quantise, quantize


Domain usageplural, plural form









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