abbreviated dialing


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abbreviated dialing

[ə′brē·vē·ād·əd ′dī·liŋ]
(communications)
A feature which requires less than the usual number of dialing operations to connect two or more subscribers.
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MDR has the unique capability of providing a standardized three digit Abbreviated Dialing Code (ADC) across 94 percent of all cellular phones in the U.
Customers also can set up an abbreviated dialing feature so that workers can be reached at their desk or mobile phone via the same two-to-five digit extension number.
This nationwide abbreviated dialing code will provide an effective replacement for an array of numbers used across the nation to connect to communication systems operated by underground utility operators and state and local governments.
All service providers must use 8-1-1 as the national abbreviated dialing code and discontinue use of other dialing arrangements for access to one-call centers.
Williams, product manager of N11 and abbreviated dialing at BellSouth.
Up to 40 locations can be dialed at the touch of a single key, while an additional 100 numbers can be dialed by two-digit abbreviated dialing.
The telephone set that comes with the system has several features--such as speed calling, abbreviated dialing and call forwarding--that streamline the calling process.
Carriers must therefore consider everything from Near Field Communications (NFC), 2D Bar Codes, Abbreviated Dialing Codes, Short Messaging and other customer interface approaches to mobile wallet, integration with financial institutions, debit versus credit, and more.
Station-to-station Calling: Allows Users To Call Internal Stations Using Abbreviated Dialing.
The proposal would create national uniformity, or at least a voluntary standard for phone companies to use in setting up abbreviated dialing for businesses seeking to provide services by phone, said Walt Weyand, BellSouth Telecommunications marketing department manager and co-chair of the IILC task force on abbreviated dialing.
Departments selected features from a wide array of options including voice mail, call coverage, automatic call back, abbreviated dialing, authorization codes, conference calling, three-way transfer, etc.

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