[tel-i-kon-fer-uh ns, -fruh ns]
- a business meeting, educational session, etc., conducted among participants in different locations via telecommunications equipment.Compare videoconference.
- to participate in such a meeting or meetings.
Origin of teleconference
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- a conference in which the participants communicate from different places via a telephone or video network
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Word Origin and History for teleconference
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