oral communication

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n oral communication (language) communication by word of mouth "his speech was garbled","he uttered harsh language","he recorded the spoken language of the streets"
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Usage

In literature:

The Englishman was not particularly strong in the French language as a means of oral communication, though he read it very well.
"Somebody's Luggage" by Charles Dickens
Such was the account drawn up by de Thou from the oral communications of de Foix, and from other sources not indicated.
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74" by John Lothrop Motley
A narrative, whether true or false, that has been traditionally preserved from the time of its first oral communication.
"The Symbolism of Freemasonry" by Albert G. Mackey
The tributarios of many towns go, after mass, to hear orally the orders that the cabezas communicate to them.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Volume XVII, 1609-1616" by Various
The last four usually communicate with the men orally, and must observe and teach the worker constantly.
"The Psychology of Management" by L. M. Gilbreth
This could be done only in full and frequent oral communications.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
Col. Barnardiston and which have already been the subject of my oral communications.
"Current History, A Monthly Magazine" by New York Times
The colonel either gives his commands or orders orally, by bugle, or by signal, or communicates them by staff officers or orderlies.
"Infantry Drill Regulations, United States Army, 1911" by United States War Department
Klan were not printed or written, but were communicated orally.
"Ku Klux Klan" by J. C. Lester
The language of oral communication naturally assumes a tone of greater vivacity and passion than that of the closet.
"The Portland Sketch Book" by Various
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In news:

These alerts advise Aetna staff to use a different term or phrase in written and oral communications that is easier for the consumer to understand.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
New employee should possess good oral and written communication and customer skills.
In Story Thru the Bible, you will discover an old "new" way to teach: oral communication.
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In science:

The following result is very similar to an unpublished result communicated to the author orally by C.
Continuous first order logic for unbounded metric structures
Tukey, in a personal oral communication, suggested, in connection with (iv), that hypotheses with individual p-values greater than α might be excluded from rejection.
Recent developments towards optimality in multiple hypothesis testing
An example of a set S satisfying the assumptions of Theorem 5.6 is the set of algebraic points, in the case where X is defined over a number field A proof of Theorem 5.6, was communicated orally to the author by A.
Around the Grothendieck Anabelian Section Conjecture
Historically, the first mention of using highly accurate polarimetry for ESP detection seems to have been made by Kemp (oral communication) who built an equipment capable of ≈ 10−7 accuracy, given enough photons (Kemp et al 1987).
The Polarization Signature of Extrasolar Planets Transiting Cool Dwarfs
It has been known (explicitly or not) by several people, among them Gangbo (oral communication) and Villani (see [41, page 90]).
Optimal transportation on non-compact manifolds
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