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Definition of Communication

Communication

  1. The act or fact of communicating; as, communication of smallpox; communication of a secret.
  2. Intercourse by words, letters, or messages; interchange of thoughts or opinions, by conference or other means; conference; correspondence.
  3. Association; company.
  4. Means of communicating; means of passing from place to place; a connecting passage; connection.
  5. That which is communicated or imparted; intelligence; news; a verbal or written message.
  6. Participation in the Lord's supper.
  7. A trope, by which a speaker assumes that his hearer is a partner in his sentiments, and says we, instead of I or you.

Communication Quotations

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place. - George Bernard Shaw
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
George Bernard Shaw

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Buddha

A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
Mark Twain

You can change your world by changing your words... Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue.
Joel Osteen

If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack.
Winston Churchill
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Communication Translations

communication in Afrikaans is kennisgewing, berig
communication in Danish is beretning
communication in French is communication
communication in German is Verkehr, Meldung, Nachrichtenwesen, Kommunikation
communication in Swedish is skrivelse, meddelande, kommunikation

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