from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A communications cable, as one used to transmit telephone or telegraph signals.
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- n. A fixed telephone communications cable.
- n. a telephone connected by such a fixed wire, specifically not wireless/mobile.
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- n. a telephone line that travels over terrestrial circuits
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