geographic number


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geographic number

[¦jē·ə¦graf·ik ′nəm·bər]
(navigation)
The number assigned to an aid to navigation for identification purposes in accordance with the lateral system of numbering.
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Our LNP database architecture is highly scalable, positioning Illuminet as the nationwide leader in supporting our customer's needs for not only LNP, but for Number Pooling and other future extensions as they are introduced, such as Geographic Number Portability.
Apart from owning and operating Asia's largest commercial teleport, Hong Kong Telecom is a pioneer in a wider range of telecommunications solutions, such as launching a portable geographic number service, a fully digitized urban network and a fiber-optic cable and direct high-speed Internet access gateway to China.
No Geographic Number Restrictions (move without changing phone numbers)
Tenders are invited for provision for support and maintenance for gnp/ngnp and pac systems the commission for communications regulation invites tenders from suitably qualified service providers for the provision of support and maintenance of gnp (geographic number portability) /ngnp (non geographic number portability) and pac (payphone access charge) systems.
You then need to decide if you want to opt for a geographic number, such as 01, 02, a 030, 033 number or a freephone number such as 08/05.
As the 0844 contract has now expired, Northumbria Healthcare has used the opportunity to introduce the new non-geographic 03 number, which means anyone calling switchboard in the future will be charged no more than a call to a geographic number, regardless of whether they are using a landline or mobile.
At the Grange Surgery, also in Cardiff, a member of staff who only gave her name as 'Karen' insisted they were about to change to a geographic number.
And GPs with these contracts had until April 2011 to review the arrangements and consider whether a patient was paying more than a call to a geographic number, such as 01 or 02.
People living in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan are told to call a geographic number if they have a medical emergency outside normal GP surgery opening hours.
Some provide full flexibility in the use of geographic numbers, while others require a link to the area with which the geographic number is associated.
The cost for the service, including a UK geographic number and excluding broadband costs, is GBP2 per month.
Once users download the App and enter their details they are given a virtual geographic number depending on their desired location.

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