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telephone
'tɛlə,foʊn
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds.
  2. Transmitting speech at a distance.
(动) As a verb
  1. Get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.
Hyphenationtel•e•phone
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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电话diànhuàtelephone; phone call; phone number
电话机diànhuà jītelephone equipment
打电话dǎ diànhuàto make a telephone call
德律风dé lǜ fēngtelephone (loanword)
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