cellphone cellphone  /ˈsɛl foʊn/


  • (n) a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver


  1. NOPD: Man snatches cellphone from woman’s hand Saturday

    NOPD says a man stole a woman’s cellphone Saturday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WDSU New Orleans

  2. GPS and cellphone stolen from vehicle outside Saline grocery store

    A Garmin GPS, cellphone and CDs were reported stolen from a man’s vehicle after it was broken into while he was at work in Saline Saturday. According to a Saline police report, the 29-year-old Wayne man went to work...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: AnnArbor.com

  3. Cellphone firm fails to evade 911-service tax

    PHOENIX - A cellphone company has failed in its bid to escape a special state tax that pays for 911 services.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Arizona Daily Star


  1. "I plan to watch the Ryder Cup this week, but I will not attend," Woods said. "US captain Paul Azinger has my cellphone number and he or any US player can call me any time. If I can offer any assistance, I'm happy to help."
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Tiger Wood Source: USA Today

  2. "It's 2007, everyone's accessible by cellphone, e-mail or Blackberry," Armstrong told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. "I declared where I was 365 days a year. Everybody has to play by the same rules."
    on Jul 24, 2007 By: Lance Armstrong Source: Canada East

  3. "We don't have to look even for five years from now to see that what we know as a cellphone and what we know as a PC are in many ways converging," Kallasvuo said.
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: Reuters UK

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