telephone company

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Noun1.telephone company - a public utility that provides telephone servicetelephone company - a public utility that provides telephone service
public utility, public utility company, public-service corporation, utility - a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation
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Or you can opt for DSL, which is provided through a local telephone carrier for about $30 per month.
AT&T, the nation's largest long-distance telephone carrier, and GTE, one of the biggest local-telephone companies, have been discussing a potential merger intermittently for at least a year, according to analysts and executives familiar with the two companies.
Lured away this past summer from third-largest long-distance telephone carrier Sprint Corp.
NSGDatacom products are deployed in over 100 countries worldwide, serving a variety of corporate, financial, government, and telephone carrier customers.
People who signed up for its free ISP service were forced to use j3 as their long-distance telephone carrier and soon found themselves Netless.
These considerations were largely lost in the hoopla of Sunday's announcement that MCI and BT had agreed to merge their operations to create Concert, the world's first trans-Atlantic telephone carrier.
We are thrilled to have been selected and remain committed to serving the telephone carrier marketplace with the highest quality IPTV solutions.
GTE, the nation's largest local telephone carrier, plans to roll out long-distance service in all the 28 states where it operates by the end of the year.
Nasdaq:PALM) and Entel PCS, a leading mobile telephone carrier in Chile, today launched the Palm(R) Treo(TM) 650 smartphone on Entel's EDGE (Enhanced Data for Global Evolution) network.
Starent Networks, a leader in next-generation intelligent mobile infrastructure solutions, today announced that VIVO, the largest mobile telephone carrier in South America with more than 27 million subscribers in Brazil, has deployed Starent Networks' ST16 Intelligent Mobile Gateway solution for its CDMA2000 1xEV-DO network.
Telecom House is an international telephone carrier focused on providing the same level of comprehensive service and superior quality expected of a major carrier at a more competitive value.
That is, providing triple-play service for a small number of homes will be easier for cable providers, but at the largest scale the more viable companies will be the telephone carriers.