video telephony

or vid·e·o·te·leph·o·ny

[ vid-ee-oh tuh-lef-uh-nee ]
/ ˈvɪd iˌoʊ təˈlɛf ə ni /

noun

a system of telecommunications in which computers and peripheral devices, smartphones, televisions, etc., are employed in the transmission of audio and video signals, allowing two or more people to participate in a real-time conversation from different locations, as in a videoconference or video call.

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Origin of video telephony

First recorded in 1965–70; video + telephony
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