Definitions

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  • Plain Old Telephone Service
  • postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Fox, who makes sure Patrick lifts weights and swims regularly, said he calls POTS "an ironic disease" because "you have to do the opposite of what your body wants you to do," which is rest.

    The Seattle Times

  • Mrs. Fox, who makes sure Patrick lifts weights and swims regularly, said he calls POTS "an ironic disease" because "you have to do the opposite of what your body wants you to do," which is rest.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Of the four, I don't have one called POTS, which leads the fast terminal one, the SUPER fast terminal disease or the delayed terminal disease.

    Screw Bronze!

  • Of the four, I don’t have one called POTS, so that eliminated leaves the fast terminal one, the SUPER fast terminal disease or the delayed terminal disease.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • After a week of testing, the Mayo doctors diagnosed me with a problem called POTS, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.

    Count Your Blessings

  • Instead, after his racing heart caused chest pains that felt like an impending heart attack, his mother whisked him off to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., where in just two hours he learned he had a form of autonomic dysfunction known as POTS, short for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Lynch regularly updates his Facebook fan page, letting his 40,000 fans know that he is having a great time, thank you very much. letter to the FCC, AT&T's CEO John deButts has decided that it is time for the landline, aka POTS, (Plain Old Telephone Service) to say goodbye.

    Ask Bob Rankin

  • AT&T points to the need for a similar transition plan for wireline phone, calling POTS and PSTN "relics of a by-gone era."

    Betanews

  • It's funny to read that Ivan Seidenberg has finally stopped worrying about when the number of telephone land lines (aka POTS, or plain old telephone service) would stop decreasing.

    WN.com - Articles related to Telstra opposes telecoms separation

  • Not VOIP phones, but what used to be called POTS (plain old telephone system) phones or landlines.

    Red Ink: Texas

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