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wireless telephony

Now Rare. radiotelephony.
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wireless telephone, noun Unabridged
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  • The wireless telephone, essential parts, action, arrangement.

    Physics Willis Eugene Tower
  • The wireless telephone in use on a battle-ship is shown in Fig. 113.

    The Story of Great Inventions Elmer Ellsworth Burns
  • I then told them of the man in Virginia who was talking by wireless telephone.

    What and Where is God?

    Richard La Rue Swain
  • In line with the advent of wireless telegraphy it is fitting that we should have the wireless telephone.

  • The apparatus required and the connections used for wireless telephone sets will be described in later chapters.

    The Radio Amateur's Hand Book A. Frederick Collins
  • In time past the most difficult of all electrical apparatus for the amateur to make, install and work was the wireless telephone.

    The Radio Amateur's Hand Book A. Frederick Collins
  • Communication throughout the National Forests is had by the use of the telephone and the radio or wireless telephone.

    The School Book of Forestry

    Charles Lathrop Pack
  • It is really a wireless telephone, operating through the water instead of the air.

    Aircraft and Submarines Willis J. Abbot.
  • Another appliance which now rendered great service was the wireless telephone.

    The Victory At Sea William Sowden Sims
  • An ideal communication, in the delivery of some swift blow, would be by wireless telephone.

    The Aeroplane

    Claude Grahame-White and Harry Harper
British Dictionary definitions for wireless telephone

wireless telephone

another name for radiotelephone
Derived Forms
wireless telephony, noun
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