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portable phone

Generally refers to a wireless phone used within the home or office (see cordless phone). However, it may refer to a cellular-based phone (see cellphone and smartphone).
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The 8500X was one of the very first portable phones and cost about pounds 1,000 new back in 1987.
Last year, the Kaine for Governor campaign circulated four portable phone banks throughout Virginia; the staffers set up shop in a car dealership or volunteer's apartment one night, then moved into a college dormitory on the next night.
When the vehicle ignition is turned off, all data stored in the 610 is automatically downloaded back into the portable phone, including any text messages received while the 610 system was initiated.
In addition, NCSs with an alphanumeric text-paging interface can send text messages to the Freeset portable phone, which enables the wireless handset to be deployed for code team calls.
Today I consider my eyeglasses, portable phone, computer, athletic equipment, microwave oven, scooters, canes, and grab bars all tools for an energetic life.
Searching for the right portable phone and service plan is tricky.
Workers of the quasi-governmental Japan External Trade Organization in Auckland said they suspect trouble has occurred in portable phone networks.
a dual-use portable phone capable of receiving both analog and digital signals, Toshiba officials said Friday.
The pounds 200-a-year levy, which affects everyone given a portable phone by their boss, will be ditched next month.
TalkAlong is the affordable portable phone for those customers who want simple wireless communications at an attractive price," said Jan Peters, chief operating officer for U.
A portable phone using less costly repeater technology (rather than cellular) which already is available in London, England, for US $200 and a $15 flat montly fee.
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