telephone transmitter

telephone transmitter

[′tel·ə‚fōn tranz‚mid·ər]
(engineering acoustics)
The microphone used in a telephone set to convert speech into audio-frequency electric signals.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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