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General words relating to telecommunication - synonyms or related words

connect

verb

to make it possible for someone to communicate using a telephone or computer network

connected

adjective

able to communicate using a telephone or computer network

connection

noun

a means of communicating using a telephone or computer network

contact

verb

to write to someone or talk to them on the telephone

contact

adjective

a contact address or telephone number is one that people can use to write to you or talk to you

reach

verb

to succeed in talking to someone by telephone or radio

telecommunications

noun

the science and technology of sending information by telephone, radio, or television

teledensity

noun

a measurement of how many telephones are available, expressed as the number of telephone lines for every 100 people in a country

wi-fi

a set of standards for wireless local area networks. Any wi-fi product can be used with any other wi-fi product.

brinner

a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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