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personal communications service

[‚pərs·ən·əl kə‚myü·nə′kā·shənz ‚sər·vəs]
(communications)
A mobile telephone service in which pocket-sized telephones carried by the users communicate via small low-power transmitter-receiver antennas that are installed throughout a city or community. Abbreviated PCS.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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