Pronunciation: (tel"i-ku-myOO"ni-kā'shunz),[key] —n. 1. Sometimes, telecommunication.(used with a sing. v.) the transmission of information, as words, sounds, or images, usually over great distances, in the form of electromagnetic signals, as by telegraph, telephone, radio, or television.
2. Sometimes, telecommunication.(used with a sing. v.) the science and technology of such communication.
3. telecommunication,a message so transmitted.