Telecommunication Systems

Systems for communicating at a distance, often a collection of individual communications networks, transmission systems, relay stations, subsidiary stations, data terminal equipment, and other facilities for disseminating information. Examples include telephone, telegraph, radio, television, optical communications, internet, etc.

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telecommunication systems
telecommunication system
communication systems
systems, telecommunication
telecommunication networks
telecommunicatiesystemen Dutch
telecommunicatiesysteem Dutch
telecommunicatiemiddel Dutch
telecommunicatiemiddelen Dutch
sistema de telecomunicaciones Spanish
sistemas de telecomunicaciones Spanish
red de telecomunicaciones Spanish

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Systems for communicating at a distance, often a collection of individual communications networks, transmission systems, relay stations, subsidiary stations, data terminal equipment, and other facilities for disseminating information. Examples include telephone, telegraph, radio, television, optical communications, internet, etc.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008610. The J. Paul Getty Trust.