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walkie-talkie

[¦wȯ·kē ¦tȯ·kē]
(communications)
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The use of US-made walkie-talkie sets is banned in Pakistan.
The 11-story store features a spiral staircase, where the female clerk was climbing to the ninth floor from the eighth when she dropped the walkie-talkie, which fell and hit the woman on the first floor.
With a vibration facility, melody choices and hands-free capabilities these are effectively the James Bonds of the walkie-talkie world.
That makes ham radio devices - whether walkie-talkies that are effective within a several-mile radius, or powerful shortwave radios that can transmit hundreds or thousands of miles - crucial for emergency crews and others, he said.
Or maybe he just needs to recharge his walkie-talkie.
After initially coming up with the idea of using walkie-talkies in the classroom, I surveyed my students regarding their feelings about the walkie-talkie system.
The Germans didn't have floodlights, enough snipers, or any walkie-talkies to set an effective trap.
Another benefit to the centers is an added security presence, as messenger center employees carry walkie-talkies and are always delivering packages to different floors throughout the day.
Most walkie-talkies, which are used for business purposes, require licenses to operate.
If the emergency action plan is posted in several accessible places, including by all telephones, first aid kits, and walkie-talkies, and if staff are well-trained, it is unlikely that any of its steps will be forgotten in an emergency.
Last week's column - about the lowlifes who broke into Haskell Avenue Elementary in Granada Hills and took their sweet time stealing classroom computers, walkie-talkies, printers and teaching supplies - drew a strong response from readers outraged by the audacity of the crime.
A joint venture with Motorola has produced a range of garish phones and walkie-talkies aimed at six to 12-year-olds.