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1Allowing or involving movement or communication in opposite directions.‘a two-way radio’‘make the interview a two-way process’
- ‘Canadian Wireless and Data will be sponsoring the project, providing Armstrong with a cell phone, air time and two two-way radios for communication with the station during the broadcast.’
- ‘One shop kept its pirated stock in a space above the ceiling, and clerks communicated with two-way radios to have them brought out for customers.’
- ‘Communication is a two-way process, from board to world and company and in the other direction.’
- ‘The two-way radio to the mainland was not working and the rough seas prevented the few able-bodied men still on the island from taking the critically ill man to a hospital.’
- ‘Researchers at the Koestler Unit think that vision may involve a two-way process, an inward movement of light and an outward projection of mental images.’
- ‘Since the vS talks to your two-way radio it allows mobile monitoring anywhere within range of the transmitter.’
- ‘Under the scheme, shopkeepers and staff are issued with two-way radios that enable them to track suspects around the town alerting the police to potential criminals.’
- ‘Many health care occupancies are installing voice communications systems with both public address and two-way radio communications, according to Carrigan.’
- ‘A choiceboard is a Web-based tool that allows for real-time, two-way interactions between companies and their customers.’
- ‘I note that it is important to recognize that communication is a two-way process involving both sender and receiver.’
- ‘Consultation is a two-way process, allowing discussion and amendments to take place.’
- ‘The pair used two-way radios to communicate, the paper reported, and if traffic or other conditions weren't acceptable, they would not shoot.’
- ‘The smugglers, too, have taken advantage of technology, particularly cell phones and two-way radios that allow them to avoid agents and arrange rides before landing.’
- ‘Phone lines have been cut, two-way radios confiscated.’
- ‘Radu held the view then that communication was a two-way process and members should also approach him if they wanted information.’
- ‘We had a boat each and communicated via two-way radios.’
- ‘Teachers and students use Web technology that allows continuous two-way audio dialogue, which is much like talking on the telephone.’
- ‘Be sure trainers are showing the leadership skills necessary to actively engage staff in a two-way communication process.’
- ‘The company's Private Ears allow the wearer to hear a two-way radio or cell phone through a wireless earpiece.’
- ‘They were led by men on motorcycles with two-way radios.’
- 1.1Involving two participants.‘a two-way presidential race’
- 1.2(of a switch) permitting a current to be switched on or off from either of two points.
- ‘Q. How do I tell the difference between a three way and a regular on/off or two-way switch?’
- ‘The two-way switches have the send and end keys as one of their functions and a soft key as another.’
- ‘But then there was light, and dimmer switches, and two-way switches, and sockets.’
- ‘Since the electrical appliances can be operated with remote control, the need for two-way switches can be done away with.’
- ‘With a two-way KVM switch, both client PCs can be in operation while sharing a single monitor.’
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