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1. communication [ n ] the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information
Examples: "they could not act without official communication from Moscow"

Used in print:

(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)

One of the obstacles to the easy control of a 2 - year old child is a lack of verbal communication .

(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)

In_addition , this country has been settled by many peoples of many heritages and their lore has become acculturated slowly , in an age of print and easy communication , within an ever expanding and changing society .

(E. Gellhorn, "Prolegomena to a theory of the emotions"...)

In_addition , the neocortical hypothalamic relations play a great role in primates , as Mirsky 's interesting experiment on the `` communication of affect '' demonstrates .

(Douglas Ashford, "Elections in Morocco: Progress...)

The choice of the single member district was dictated to a certain extent by problems of communication and understanding in the more remote areas of the country , but it also served to minimize the national political value of the elections .

(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)

Early equipment was very flimsy ; the smallest gusts of wind toppled poles , making communications impossible .

Synonyms communication communicating Related Terms act discussion expression dramaturgy examination exhortation medium transmission mail channel intercourse contact intercommunication traffic persuasion communicate communicate communicate

2. communication [ n ] something that is communicated between people or groups

Used in print:

(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)

But fathers often addressed communications to their small children ; and these , full of homely advice , are among the most human and revealing of Civil_War letters .

(The Department of State: A Fresh Look at the...)

The senior policy officer may be moved to think hard about a problem by any of an infinite variety of stimuli : an idea in his own head , the suggestions of a colleague , a question from the Secretary or the President , a proposal by another department , a communication from a foreign government or an American ambassador abroad , the filing of an item for the agenda of the United_Nations or of any other of dozens of international bodies , a news_item read at the breakfast_table , a question to the President or the Secretary at a news_conference , a speech by a Senator or Congressman , an article in a periodical , a resolution from a national organization , a request for assistance from some private American interests abroad , et_cetera , ad_infinitum .

(Public Papers of the Presidents of the U.S. D. D....)

A substantial increase is estimated in the cost of operating additional communications_systems in the air defense_program , as_well as in all programs where speed and security of communications are essential .

(Harold Searles, "Schizophrenic Communication,"...)

In my experience , a great many_of the patient 's more puzzling verbal communications are so for the reason that concrete meanings have not become differentiated from figurative meanings in his subjective experience .

One hebephrenic women confided to me , `` I live in a world of words '' , as if , to her , words were fully concrete objects ; Burnham , in his excellent article ( 1955 ) concerning schizophrenic communication , includes mention of similar clinical material .

Synonyms communication Related Terms social_relation language expressive_style voice message signal indication message sign written_communication voice contagion visual_communication show auditory_communication psychic_communication paralanguage document communicate communicate convey communicate

3. communication [ n ] a connection allowing access between persons or places
Examples: "how many lines of communication can there be among four people?" "a secret passageway provided communication between the two rooms"

Used in print:

(Dan McLachlan, Jr., "Communication Networks and...)

The completeness of the connections provide that , for N people , there are * * f lines of communication between the pairs , which can become a large_number ( 1225 ) for a party of fifty guests .

Synonyms communication Related Terms connection communicate

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