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landline

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(Telecommunications) a telecommunications wire or cable laid over land
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Noun1.land line - a telephone line that travels over terrestrial circuits; "a land line can be wire or fiber optics or microwave"
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The first phase of the project will involve the rehabilitation of eight Ogero branches in order to provide services to land line and mobile customers.
The Anthony's Convenient Land Line System enables its users to freely move about a home while engaging in conversation.
Earlier, millions of consumers in the country were passionate about mobile telecommunication its growth and penetration in the country and PTCL and other land line network were being under estimated and their importance decreased.
This translates to spending 282 fils for a one-hour call to India; 300 fils to the US; 162 fils to a UK land line and 900 fils to a mobile.
Instinctively, I dialled my husband's mobile phone with my own mobile phone while talking to the man on the land line.
I can do without BBC TV, as I prefer to read while I am able, and I can soon get shut of my land line telephone, so the useless Gover nment will not be getting any more money out of me.
Since the cell-phone-only segment tilts considerably towards younger voters, the land line polls adjusted through weighting.
Most Mid-Rivers customers still have both a land line and a wireless plan, Anderson said, and very few use their wireless phones as their primary phones.
My land line is only just capable of dealing with ADSL broadband but my 3G mobile can pick it up faster than my laptop and that's only going to improve.
The docking system is capable of supporting two users at the same time -- one on the land line and the other on the mobile line.
Most of my friends are students, young, working twentysomethings, and most of them have a cell phone and not a land line.
The Association of Convenience Stores has agreed a partnership with mobile and fixed telecoms service provider, the Team Group, to offer independent retailers savings on mobile and land line telephone calls.