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Mobile vs. Phone

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Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved, especially on wheels.

‘a mobile home’;

Phonenoun

A device for transmitting conversations and other sounds in real time across distances, now often a small portable unit also capable of running software etc.

Mobileadjective

By agency of mobile phones.

‘mobile internet’;

Phonenoun

(phonetics) A speech segment that possesses distinct physical or perceptual properties, considered as a physical event without regard to its place in the phonology of a language.

Mobileadjective

Characterized by an extreme degree of fluidity; moving or flowing with great freedom.

‘Mercury is a mobile liquid.’;

Phoneverb

(transitive) To call (someone) on the telephone.

Mobileadjective

Easily moved in feeling, purpose, or direction; excitable; changeable; fickle.

Phonenoun

Colloq. for Telephone.

Mobileadjective

Changing in appearance and expression under the influence of the mind.

‘mobile features’;

Phonenoun

a speech sound.

Mobileadjective

(biology) Capable of being moved, aroused, or excited; capable of spontaneous movement.

Phonenoun

electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds;

‘I talked to him on the telephone’;

Mobilenoun

(arts) A kinetic sculpture or decorative arrangement made of items hanging so that they can move independently from each other.

Phonenoun

(phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language

Mobilenoun

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Phonenoun

electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear;

‘it was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked’;

Mobilenoun

The internet accessed via mobile devices.

‘there are many business opportunities in mobile’;

Phoneverb

get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone;

‘I tried to call you all night’; ‘Take two aspirin and call me in the morning’;

Mobilenoun

Something that can move.

Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved; not fixed in place or condition; movable.

Mobileadjective

Characterized by an extreme degree of fluidity; moving or flowing with great freedom; as, benzine and mercury are mobile liquids; - opposed to viscous, viscoidal, or oily.

Mobileadjective

Easily moved in feeling, purpose, or direction; excitable; changeable; fickle.

‘The quick and mobile curiosity of her disposition.’;

Mobileadjective

Changing in appearance and expression under the influence of the mind; as, mobile features.

Mobileadjective

Capable of being moved, aroused, or excited; capable of spontaneous movement.

Mobileadjective

Capable of moving readily, or moving frequenty from place to place; as, a mobile work force.

Mobileadjective

Having motor vehicles to permit movement from place to place; as, a mobile library; a mobile hospital.

Mobilenoun

The mob; the populace.

Mobilenoun

a form of sculpture having several sheets or rods of a stiff material attached to each other by thin wire or twine in a balanced and artfully arranged tree configuration, with the topmost member suspended in air from a support so that the parts may move independently when set in motion by a current of air.

Mobilenoun

a river in southwestern Alabama; flows into Mobile Bay

Mobilenoun

a port in southwestern Alabama on Mobile Bay

Mobilenoun

sculpture suspended in midair whose delicately balanced parts can be set in motion by air currents

Mobileadjective

moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place);

‘a mobile missile system’; ‘the tongue is...the most mobile articulator’;

Mobileadjective

(of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlements frequently;

‘a restless mobile society’; ‘the nomadic habits of the Bedouins’; ‘believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future’; ‘wandering tribes’;

Mobileadjective

having transportation available

Mobileadjective

capable of changing quickly from one state or condition to another;

‘a highly mobile face’;

Mobileadjective

affording change (especially in social status);

‘Britain is not a truly fluid society’; ‘upwardly mobile’;

Mobileadjective

able to move or be moved freely or easily

‘he has a weight problem and is not very mobile’; ‘highly mobile international capital’;

Mobileadjective

(of the face or its features) indicating feelings with fluid and expressive movements

‘her mobile features worked overtime to register shock and disapproval’;

Mobileadjective

(of a shop, library, or other service) accommodated in a vehicle so as to travel around and serve various places

‘a mobile library visits once a fortnight’; ‘a cup of tea from the mobile canteen’;

Mobileadjective

(of a military or police unit) equipped and prepared to move quickly to any place it is needed

‘at first the regiment's role was to act as a mobile reserve’;

Mobileadjective

relating to mobile phones, handheld computers, and similar technology

‘a mobile device’; ‘the next generation of mobile networks’;

Mobileadjective

able or willing to move easily or freely between occupations, places of residence, or social classes

‘an increasingly mobile society’;

Mobilenoun

an industrial city and port on the coast of southern Alabama; population 191,022 (est. 2008).

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