teleconference

[ tel-i-kon-fer-uhns, -fruhns ]
/ ˈtɛl ɪˌkɒn fər əns, -frəns /

noun

a business meeting, educational session, etc., conducted among participants in different locations via telecommunications equipment, as telephones, computers, or other devices.Compare videoconference.

verb (used without object), tel·e·con·fer·enced, tel·e·con·fer·enc·ing.

to participate in such a meeting or meetings.

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Origin of teleconference

First recorded in 1950–55; tele-1 + conference
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British Dictionary definitions for teleconference

teleconference
/ (ˈtɛlɪˌkɒnfərəns) /

noun

a conference in which the participants communicate from different places via a telephone or video network
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