telephone line


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Noun1.telephone line - the wire that carries telegraph and telephone signalstelephone line - the wire that carries telegraph and telephone signals
phone cord, telephone cord - the telephone wire that connects to the handset
conducting wire, wire - a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance
2.telephone line - a telephone connectiontelephone line - a telephone connection    
connecter, connector, connective, connection, connexion - an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"
digital subscriber line, DSL - a generic name for digital lines that are provided by telephone companies to their local subscribers and that carry data at high speeds
hot line - a direct telephone line between two officials
land line, landline - a telephone line that travels over terrestrial circuits; "a land line can be wire or fiber optics or microwave"
party line - a telephone line serving two or more subscribers
private line - a telephone line serving a single subscriber
toll line - a telephone line for long-distance calls
trunk line - a telephone line connecting two exchanges directly
WATS, WATS line - a telephone line;long distance service at fixed rates for fixed zones; an acronym for wide area telephone service
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For them, NRA promises to open a telephone line through which the verification of the information is possible.
The activation of this telephone line aims to save time and effort of beneficiaries in sorting out the final payment procedures.
A direct telephone line connecting the leaders of the North and South may be installed as early as this week, as the Koreas prepare for the summit to take place later this month.
Muscat, Sept 2 (ONA) The total number of fixed telephone line subscribers grew by 11.5% to 471,142 at the end of July 2017 compared to end of December 2016 when it was 422,518 subscribers, according to the statistics released by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
Muscat: The total number of fixed telephone line subscribers grew by 11.5 per cent to 471,142 at the end of July 2017 compared to end of December 2016 when it was 422,518 subscribers, according to the statistics released by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
The capacity of a telephone line is one of the parameters by which you can identify unauthorized connections.
The report added that the number of Egypt's telephone line subscribers per 100 inhabitants averaged 10.6 and mobile subscribers 119.9.
We live on a farm and depend on our telephone line for all of our farm business and internet service.
Luis Fortuno will follow the launch of its 3-1-1 telephone line with the opening of a megastore of government services on Hato Rey's Golden Mile, Government Chief Information Officer Juan Eugenio Rodriguez said, reports Caribbean Business (Sept.
ANKARA, Oct 7, 2010 (TUR) -- The number of fixed telephone line subscribers in Turkey is in decline although the country's population keeps increasing.
Telephone line often remains dead during working hours.
He told them that it was not my permanent address and it did not have a telephone line: it was purely a holiday home.