answerback


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an·swer·back

 (ăn′sər-băk′)
n.
A response to a transmission made over a two-way radio.
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It may be noted that the receipt of the confirmation of receipt is not equivalent to the receipt of the answerback in telex or the transaction report in fax.
The i2732 IP Telephone was designed to expand the capabilities of VoIP network terminals and offers enhanced telephony functionality, such as 16-line/speed dial keys, do-nor-disturb, hands-free answerback and parsing of soft features to fixed feature keys for more simplified, single-glance-and-press operation.
This unit doubles as a telex/TWX-compatible DDD terminal complete with auto answer and auto answerback.