telephone answering machine
the full name for answering machine
noun 1. an array of telephones used in large-scale telephoning operations, as for a political campaign. noun a group of telephones set up for a large-scale communications center, e.g. for a political campaign; also called phone bank See phone bank
- Telephone banking
noun 1. a facility enabling customers to make use of banking services, such as oral payment instructions, account movements, raising loans, etc, over the telephone rather than by personal visit
noun 1. a book, directory, or the like, usually containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers in a city or other area, together with their addresses and telephone numbers.
noun 1. a more or less soundproof booth containing a public telephone.