from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a network connection, as to the Internet, which requires that a telephone number be dialed: My dial-up connection was interrupted by call waiting.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. (of a connection to a network, especially to the Internet) that requires a telephone number to be dialed
  • n. A network connection that requires a telephone number to be dialed.


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