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addaword.gifdefinition of tethering

noun
using a mobile phone as a modem to connect a laptop etc to the internet
Verizon's recently announced deal with the FCC means subscribers can stop paying extra for Wi-Fi tethering.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/10/2012 10:50:00
Definition of tethering from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective