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telephonic

[tel-uh-fon-ik] /ˌtɛl əˈfɒn ɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or happening by means of a telephone system.
2.
carrying sound to a distance by artificial means.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; tele-1 + -phone + -ic
Related forms
telephonically, adverb
nontelephonic, adjective
nontelephonically, adverb
pretelephonic, adjective
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Word Origin and History for tele-phonically

telephonic

adj.

1834, in reference to a system of signaling by musical sounds, from tele- + phonic.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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