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Related to dial-up: ISDN, VSAT, Dial-up networking


 (dī′əl-ŭp′, dīl′-) or dial-in (-ĭn′)
Of or relating to a connection to the internet or other network that is obtained by dialing a telephone number: My dial-up connection was interrupted by call waiting.


1. (Computer Science) computing involving or used for remote access via a telephone line
2. (Telecommunications) computing involving or used for remote access via a telephone line


available or transmitted via telephone lines: Use your modem to get dial-up technical support for the software.


adj attr (Comput) → Wähl-; dial-up linkWählverbindung f; dial-up modem(Wähl)modem nt; dial-up networkingDFÜ-Netzwerk nt
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An acoustical radio modem to facilitate dial-up access if necessary.