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radiophone

[rey-dee-oh-fohn]
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noun
  1. a radiotelephone.
  2. any of various devices for producing sound by the action of radiant energy.
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verb (used with or without object)
  1. to radiotelephone.
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Origin of radiophone

First recorded in 1880–85; radio- + -phone
Related formsra·di·o·phon·ic [rey-dee-oh-fon-ik] /ˌreɪ di oʊˈfɒn ɪk/, adjectivera·di·oph·o·ny [rey-dee-of-uh-nee] /ˌreɪ diˈɒf ə ni/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for radiophonic

radiophonic

adjective
  1. denoting or relating to music produced by electronic means
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Derived Formsradiophonically, adverbradiophony (ˌreɪdɪˈɒfənɪ), noun

radiophone

noun
  1. another name for radiotelephone (def. 1)
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