Definitions for back channel
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word back channel
an alternative to the regular channels of communication that is used when agreements must be made secretly (especially in diplomacy or government)
"they negotiated via a back channel"
via a back channel
"the failure of back-channel negotiations"
The smaller of two channels in a river that diverge to form an island
An unofficial communications channel used to make informal or subversive negotiations
A gesture or short prompt by which a listener invites a speaker to continue.
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