direct distance dialing


noun

a telephone network service feature enabling customers to direct-dial their long-distance calls.

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British Dictionary definitions for direct distance dialing

direct distance dialing

noun

US and Canadian a service by which telephone subscribers can obtain long-distance calls by dialling direct without the aid of an operatorBritish equivalent: subscriber trunk dialling
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