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signs, symbols, sounds, and other methods of communicating information, feelings, or ideas
the ability to speak
a system for sending information
the activity of meeting and talking to people to exchange information and advice about work or interests
an exchange of things such as ideas or information
words that you use for showing your thoughts or feelings, especially formally
something that you do in order to make people realize what your opinions or intentions are
a method used for communicating information or for sending or receiving something
a particular way of expressing yourself
formal a message such as a letter, phone call, or email
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to get a score in golf of one shot more than par
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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Free thesaurus definition of ways of communicating and acts of communicating from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.