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telephony

(tĕ-lĕf′ŏ-nē)
Telephone technology, i.e., the electronic transmission of voice, fax, or other information between distant parties using a handheld device containing both a speaker or transmitter and a receiver.
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The Cuda Packet Telephony Module represents a milestone for the cable industry and for ADC," said Dave Paolino, president of ADC's IP Cable business unit.
Instead of paying between 10 and 30 cents per minute for domestic long-distance calls, most IP telephony services charge an average of 8 cents per call.