telephone unit

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Noun1.telephone unit - a unit of measurement for telephone use
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
Erlang - a unit of traffic intensity in a telephone system
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A telephone unit was provided each for the defense counsel and the accused as their means to speak privately.
Inside the phone box, in place of the telephone unit, the defibrillator is housed in a lockable steel box.
In the 1970s, the NSA developed a "secure telephone unit" that featured an ordinary-looking push-button landline phone connected to a crate-size scrambler.
(computer aided) milling machine and a surface grinding machine, (b) a steel cutter, also (c) electronic instruments and computers including a computer, an educational mobile telephone unit, a P.L.C.
He rejected accusations by an Indian MP and formertelecoms entrepreneur Rajeev Chandrasekhar that the telephone unit of the Tata sprawling business empire had unfairly gained from the government's telecoms policy.
German venture capital group Arques (ETR:AQU) intends to offload its telephone unit Gigaset Communications later this year after fully acquiring it.
At about the same time, Algerian authorities presented Orascom Telecom's profitable local mobile telephone unit, Djezzy, with a claim for $596.6 million in unpaid taxes.
EBay Inc Chief Executive John Donahoe said on Wednesday that recent lawsuits will not derail a $1.9 billion deal to sell a majority interest in Web telephone unit Skype to an investor group.
While carriers can block Skype -- the Internet telephone unit of eBay Inc -- on their networks, they cannot distinguish whether customers are using Skype through a Wi-Fi link, a person familiar with the matter said.
"The problem was with the actual telephone unit itself, so the engineer fixed this simply by adding two AA batteries to the phone.
The vIPer is a secure, end-to-end Voice over IP (VoIP) and PSTN phone system that will replace Secure Telephone Unit (STU) and Secure Terminal Equipment (STE) units currently in use by the Department of Defense, the military and its allies.
unofficially decided Monday to promote Shinichi Otake, senior executive vice president of NTT West Corp., to president of the regional telephone unit, company officials said.