cross talk
noun Date: 1887 1. unwanted signals in a communication channel (as in a telephone, radio, or computer) caused by transference of energy from another circuit (as by leakage or coupling) 2. a. conversation that does not relate to the main topic being discussed b. conversation or repartee engaged in for an audience

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