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(of an electrical appliance) requiring no wire leading to an external source of electricity because of a self-contained, often rechargeable, power supply; battery-powered.
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In effect, your mobile phone will double as an indoor
handset, both at home and in the office.
Due to advances in programming and communication, some have been able to go
Rooms are equipped with televisions,
telephones, coffeemakers and designer bath amenities.
Non-smoking rooms are available, and its suites have
phones, a conference area with a table and a whirlpool or wet bar.
phones, luxury bedding, marble vanities and luxury bath amenities.
speakerphones, a fully stocked refreshment center, fresh flowers and in-room laptop safes.
Don't even think about anything but
-you know how guys are about being tied down.
Each has a
phone fastened to a two-foot-long stick.
The package even includes a wrist rest and
scrolling mouse, though the mouse's design does favor right-handed users.
When it's off, you are left with a normal
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(of an electrical device) operated by an internal battery so that no connection to mains supply or other apparatus is needed
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