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access code

[′ak‚ses ‚kōd]
(communications)
Numeric identification for internetwork or facility switching.
The preliminary digits that a user must dial to be connected through an automatic PBX to the serving switching center.
(computer science)
A sequence of characters which a user must enter into a terminal in order to use a computer system.

access code

(1) An identification number and/or password used to gain access into a computer system.

(2) The number used as a prefix to a calling number in order to gain access to a particular telephone service.
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The replay number is (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820 (international) access code #9448230.
To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States and Puerto Rico should dial (877) 358-9755 and enter access code 9430435.
To access the conference call, dial (866) 713-8564 (USA) or (617) 597-5312 (International) and use the access code 83935979.
The telephone dial-in number is (800) 262-1292 or (719) 457-2680 (international) access code #1402942; and