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dialling tone

  
,   (U.S. and Canadian)   dial tone  
      n   a continuous sound, either purring or high-pitched, heard over a telephone indicating that a number can be dialled  
   Compare       ringing tone       engaged tone  
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n.
representation of a facial expression composed with various combinations of keyboard characters used to convey the writer's feelings or intended tone in electronic communication. For exemple, :-) represents a smile.
[Internet] Ex: When they e-mail, people have a growing tendency to use emoticons as a fun way to relay the tone of their messages
n.
1. the art of public speaking in which gesture, vocal production, and delivery are emphasized 2.the study of formal speaking in pronunciation, grammar, style, and tone.
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