Electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds:
— I talked to him on the telephone.
Dutch: hoe gaat het?, telefoon, telefoontoestel
Polish: aparat, aparat telefoniczny, telefon
phonetics An individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language.
Electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear:
— It was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked.
Dutch: hoofdtelefoon, koptelefoon, oormicrofoon, oortelefoon
Get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.
Dutch: aanbellen, aanschellen, bellen
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