call forwarding


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call forwarding

n.
A telephone service that enables a customer to redirect incoming phone calls to another number.

call′ for′warding


n.
a telephone service that allows a customer to have calls automatically rerouted to another designated number.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.call forwarding - lets you transfer your incoming calls to any telephone that you can dial direct
telephony, telephone - transmitting speech at a distance
Translations

call forwarding

n (Telec) → Anrufweiterschaltung f
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