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access charge

noun
1.
a fee charged to long-distance telephone companies and their customers by a local telephone company for use of its lines.
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Examples from the web for access charge
  • State access charge structure provides for an intrastate access charge element that supports universal service.
Contemporary definitions for access charge
noun

a fee for the use of a service, esp. computer, communication, or other network facilities

Examples

There will be a network access charge to the service providers.

Usage Note

computing

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