wireless telephone

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n wireless telephone a telephone that communicates by radio waves rather than along cables
    • n wireless telephone telephony that uses transmission by radio rather than by wire
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Wireless telephone an apparatus or contrivance for wireless telephony.
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Usage

In literature:

The two instruments recorded the same delicate vibrations of sound and formed a wireless telephone, an invention of the Wizard.
"Tik-Tok of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
Telephones, wireless telegraphy, aeroplanes insist on it.
"The Research Magnificent" by H. G. Wells
As it chanced, the wireless receiving station of Tom's new telephone system was not yet completed at Cliff City.
"Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive" by Victor Appleton
Communication throughout the National Forests is had by the use of the telephone and the radio or wireless telephone.
"The School Book of Forestry" by Charles Lathrop Pack
The despair of many inventors, the wireless or radio telephone appeared to be an accomplished fact.
"The Boy Inventors' Radio Telephone" by Richard Bonner
Until then we will plod along with the telegraph, telephone, wireless telegraphy and our ever-changing knowledge of telepathic intercourse.
"Life in a Thousand Worlds" by William Shuler Harris
It was carried on the forepart of a steamer and was, I believe, in connection with it by telephone or wireless.
"Five Months at Anzac" by Joseph Lievesley Beeston
The human voice has been projected through the ether from Washington, D.C., to San Francisco, by wireless telephone.
""Say Fellows--"" by Wade C. Smith
Next he'll be sending wireless telephone messages about fifty years before they were ever dreamed of!
"The Moving Picture Girls in War Plays" by Laura Lee Hope
The telephone, the wireless telegraph, the X-rays, and all the other great believers are singing up around it.
"The Voice of the Machines" by Gerald Stanley Lee
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In news:

McDaniel Cellular Telephone Company intends to provide improved wireless coverage near Mossyrock, Washington.
The report also showed that one of every seven American homes (14.9%) did have a landline but received all or almost all calls on wireless telephones.
One of four American homes (24.5%) had only wireless telephones (that is, cell phones) in the last half of 2009.
Included in the bundle are Polycom SpectraLink 8400 wireless telephones, which provide in-building wireless communications.
Installation and integration with the existing ICS-200 telephone system on-board a Gulfstream G-V aircraft will provide worldwide, inflight wireless Blackberry e-mail messaging.
BendBroadband's wireless offering consists of three different products for both residential and business consumers: high-speed Internet, mobile broadband and telephone service.
The patent , named "Citizens Band Radio With Wireless Cellular Telephone Connectivity" and US Pat.
Digital RF processors (DRFs) offer the potential of meeting the requirements for a wide range of cellular telephone wireless standards without significant changes in design and hardware.
Coffee maker, 2 telephones, FREE wireless high speedInternet, hair dryer, iron/board, on-demand movies and electronic safes.
Yucca Telecom is a full service telecommunications provider that offers local telephone service, wireless telephone service, long distance, high-speed Internet, and two-way radio services.
Yucca Telecom is a full service telecommunications provider that offers local telephone service, wireless telephone service, long distance, high-speed Internet, and two-way radio services.
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