remote call forwarding


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remote call forwarding

A telephone service that enables the automatic routing of a call from the called phone number to another phone number. It differs from regular call forwarding, in which the forwarding number is dialed from the called phone. In remote call forwarding, the forwarding number can be set and activated from any telephone.
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