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Skype

[ skahyp ]
/ skaɪp /
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Trademark.
a brand name for a software application and online service that enables voice and video phone calls over the internet.
verb (used with or without object)
to participate in a real-time conversation with (one or more people) using Skype.
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Origin of Skype

First recorded in 2000–05; short for “Sky peer-to-peer”
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