autodial

auto-dial

[aw-toh-dahy-uhl, -dahyl]
noun
See under auto-dialer.
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auto-dialer

[aw-toh-dahy-uh-ler, -dahy-ler]
noun
a telephone device that makes possible a service feature (au·to-dial) whereby a call is automatically made in response to a brief input signal from the user, as the pressing of a button.
Also called automatic dialer.
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Main Entry:  autodial
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  of a modem or other device, to dial a telephone number automatically to establish an Internet connection
Example:  When she starts the email program, it autodials the Internet service provider.
Usage:  autodialed, autodialing; autodial n, autodialer n
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