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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
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a large expensive boat that is used for racing or sailing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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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.