Origin of telecom
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The deal would allow Chinese telecom giant Huawei to help build a broadband network for South Korea.Red Flag Raised on Chinese Telecom Deal
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Carsten Schloter, chief executive officer of Swiss telecom giant Swisscom AG, was found dead in his Freiburg home Tuesday morning.
Sunrise charged that Swisscom fixed Internet cable prices too high for telecom rivals to reasonably afford to use them.
"First, let's see what you can get on the telecom," said Docchi.
We had to look through the telecom and the angle of vision was bad.
He stopped at the telecom panel and methodically kicked it apart.
The procession from the ship halted in front of the telecom unit.
Meanwhile he flipped on the telecom and searched the rocket dome.
- (functioning as singular) short for telecommunications
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Word Origin and History for telecom
abbreviation of telecommunication, attested by 1963.
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