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answer

1. Law
a. a party's written reply to his opponent's interrogatories
b. (in divorce law) the respondent's written reply to the petition
2. a musical phrase that follows the subject of a fugue, reproducing it a fifth higher or a fourth lower
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The Speedphone 11 product range includes the mobile handset designed for use with the integrated base station of Speedport models, a model with its own base station for use with a standard line or standard routers with an a/b interface, and a model with a base station and answering machine.
Yet it is hard to tell which enables people to be more rude: the answering machine that screens out obnoxious calls, or the telephone that permits intrusions at all times of day and night.
uk, 0870 600 8784) UNUSUALLY, this comes with a corded phone, answering machine and three cordless handsets.
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has unveiled the first and only FREE Internet Answering Machine, that makes it possible to hear who's calling while you are surfing the Internet, chatting on America-On-Line (NYSE: AOL), or bidding on eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY)
Casio PhoneMate is hoping to tap into the booming market for pagers with an answering machine that automatically calls the user's pager every time it receives a new message.
Using the telephone company's new "Distinctive Ring" service, RemoteControl software can automatically direct calls to an answering machine, modem, or PC fax board by recognizing various ring patterns and routing the incoming call accordingly.
ANSWERING MACHINE - Make sure you buy one that can be controlled from a remote location, so that you can call your own phone and collect messages while you are out of your office.
In the case of a telephone answering machine, the telephone wire, which carries electricity, is usually grounded near where the wire enters the house.
Broadband Answering Machine[TM] - combines the convenience of a traditional answering machine, such as call-screening, with the advanced functions of voicemail
AudioCodes, a leading provider of Voice over IP (VoIP) technologies, today announced that their Answering Machine Detection algorithms, included in their Mediant Media Gateways and Enterprise Session Border Controller products, have successfully completed extensive testing by Genesys On Demand Services and excelled in all performance criteria.
The Gigaset AL180 and the Gigaset AL185 come with an integrated answering machine.