selective calling

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selective calling

In communications, the ability of the transmitting station to indicate which station in the network is to receive the message.
References in classic literature ?
The spindle turns on the knees of Necessity; and on the upper surface of each circle is a siren, who goes round with them, hymning a single tone or note.
Well there aren't any blue lights flashing, no single tone on the heart monitor and no nurses bursting through the door shouting "we're losing him - get me a salad.
These tees are based on art and the single tone background complement the section of print quite well.
Today even females are being targeted which is against our traditions, he stated in a single tone.
The statement pointed out that the single tone which is not continuous indicates possible danger, while a wave sound indicates something that has already happened and a continuous tone means that the danger is over.
KITCHENS will see an exciting new design trend for single tone worktops in 2013.
Using a single tone, the male's call carries further and better, and therefore is likely to serenade more females.
A single tone won't be pleasurable in isolation," says the boffin.
Instead of just a single tone, a range of high-low sounds was chosen after research to find the most effective noise.
If you're used to the simplicity of a single tone grunt tube or the flipping of a can call and think that the Super Hot "Ma-Mah" sounds too complicated, don't worry.
it humming too or vibrating its single tone giving it away its cries of