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interphone

[in-ter-fohn] /ˈɪn tərˌfoʊn/
noun
1.
an intercommunication system using telephones to connect offices, stations, etc., as in a building or ship; intercom.
2.
a telephone used in such a system.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; formerly trademark
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  • Use only within your facility, not on data or interphone circuits.
  • The interphone capability is an integral part of this procedure when approach control has the sole separation responsibility.
British Dictionary definitions for interphone

interphone

/ˈɪntəˌfəʊn/
noun
1.
a telephone system for linking different rooms within a building, ship, etc
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