Telecommunication vs. Communication

Telecommunication vs. Communication — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Telecommunication and Communication

Telecommunicationnoun

often telecommunications(used with sing. verb) The science and technology of communication at a distance by transmission of electrical impulses, electromagnetic waves, or optical pulses, as by telephone, radio, television, or computer network

Telecommunications is an important area of professional growth.

Communicationnoun

The act of communicating; transmission.

Telecommunicationnoun

often telecommunications(used with a pl. verb) The systems used in transmitting such messages

Telecommunications were disrupted by the brownout.

Communicationnoun

The exchange of thoughts, messages, or information, as by speech, signals, writing, or behavior.

Telecommunicationnoun

A message so transmitted.

Communicationnoun

Interpersonal rapport.

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Telecommunicationnoun

(uncountable) The science and technology of the communication of messages over a distance using electric, electronic or electromagnetic impulses.

Communicationnoun

The art and technique of using words effectively to impart information or ideas.

Telecommunicationnoun

(countable) A message so transmitted.

Communicationnoun

The field of study concerned with the transmission of information by various means, such as print or broadcasting.

Telecommunicationnoun

(in the plural) Systems used in transmitting such signals.

Communicationnoun

Any of various professions involved with the transmission of information, such as advertising, broadcasting, or journalism.

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Telecommunicationnoun

(often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically

Communicationnoun

Something communicated; a message.

Telecommunicationnoun

(often plural) the branch of electrical engineering concerned with the technology of electronic communication at a distance

Communicationnoun

A system, such as mail, telephone, or television, for sending and receiving messages.

Communicationnoun

A network of routes for sending messages and transporting troops and supplies.

Communicationnoun

communications The technology employed in transmitting messages.

Communicationnoun

(Biology) The transfer of information from one molecule, cell, or organism to another, as by chemical or electrical signals or by behaviors.

Communicationnoun

An opening or connecting passage between two structures.

Communicationnoun

A joining or connecting of solid fibrous structures, such as tendons and nerves.

Communicationnoun

The act or fact of communicating anything; transmission.

communication of smallpoxcommunication of a secret

Communicationnoun

(uncountable) The concept or state of exchanging data or information between entities.

Some say that communication is a necessary prerequisite for sentience; others say that it is a result thereof.The node had established communication with the network, but had as yet sent no data.

Communicationnoun

A message; the essential data transferred in an act of communication.

Surveillance was accomplished by means of intercepting the spies' communications.

Communicationnoun

The body of all data transferred to one or both parties during an act of communication.

The subpoena required that the company document their communication with the plaintiff.

Communicationnoun

An instance of information transfer; a conversation or discourse.

The professors' communications consisted of lively discussions via email.

Communicationnoun

A passageway or opening between two locations; connection.

A round archway at the far end of the hallway provided communication to the main chamber.

Communicationnoun

(anatomy) A connection between two tissues, organs, or cavities.

Communicationnoun

(obsolete) Association; company.

Communicationnoun

Participation in Holy Communion.

Communicationnoun

(rhetoric) A trope by which a speaker assumes that his hearer is a partner in his sentiments, and says "we" instead of "I" or "you".

Communicationnoun

the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information;

they could not act without official communication from Moscow

Communicationnoun

something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups

Communicationnoun

a connection allowing access between persons or places;

how many lines of communication can there be among four people?a secret passageway provided communication between the two rooms