telephone

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telephone link for emergencies 911 , hot line
code (a series of characters or digits) that must be entered in some way (typed or dialed or spoken) to get the use of something (a telephone line or a computer or a local area network etc.) access , access code
modem that converts electrical signals to telephone tones and back again acoustic modem
United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922) Alexander Bell , Alexander Graham Bell , Bell
indicator that announces which electrical circuit has been active (as on a telephone switchboard) annunciator
electronic device that answers the telephone and records messages answering machine
number usually of 3 digits assigned to a telephone area as in the United States and Canada area code
thermosetting plastic used as electric insulators and for making plastic ware and telephone receivers etc. Bakelite
telephone inventor Bell
booth for using a telephone call box , phone booth , telephone booth , telephone box , telephone kiosk
center equipped to handle a large volume of telephone calls (especially for taking orders or serving customers) call center , call centre
lets you transfer your incoming calls to any telephone that you can dial direct call forwarding
female prostitute who can be hired by telephone call girl
way of letting you know that someone else is calling when you are using your telephone call waiting
telephone connection call , line , phone call , phone line , subscriber line , telephone call , telephone circuit , telephone line
telephone call to a radio station or a television station in which the caller participates in the on-going program call-in
small display that will show you the telephone number of the party calling you caller ID
person initiating a telephone call caller , caller-up , phoner , telephoner
card that is used instead of cash to make telephone calls calling card , phone card
(CENTRal EXchange) a kind of telephone exchange centrex
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