answer signal

   Signal sent in a backward direction (e.g., from the called subscriber to the central office), which indicates that the called line has answered.

IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations. . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • answer signal — ringing heard in a phone receiver when a telephone call is placed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Answer supervision — is a term in telephony, describing a situation whereby the called party indicates to the central office that the call is being answered by the called party. by allowing loop current to flow in the line.OverviewCAS E M Signaling BasicsFor digital… …   Wikipedia

  • Answer tone — is a feature of wireline modems.The answer tone is the first signal sent by the answering modem after the billing delay. In its most basic form, it is a single continuous tone with a frequency of 2100 Hz (or 2225 Hz for Bell modes). It is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Answer to Reset — Answer to Reset, kurz ATR, ist die erste Information, die eine Chipkarte in der kontaktbehafteten Kommunikation an einen Chipkartenleser übermittelt, nachdem dieser einen Reset der Karte durchgeführt hat. Vereinfacht gesprochen handelt es sich… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • answer — [an′sər, än′sər] n. [ME andsware < OE andswaru < and , against + swerian, SWEAR] 1. something said or written in return to a question, argument, letter, etc. 2. any act in response or retaliation [his answer was a well aimed blow] 3. one… …   English World dictionary

  • Answer song — An answer song (or answer record) is, as the name suggests, a song (usually a recorded track) made in answer to a previous song, normally by another artist. The concept became widespread in blues and R B recorded music in the 1930s through 1950s …   Wikipedia

  • Signal Corps (United States Army) — U.S. Army Signal Corps Coat of Arms Active 3 March 1863 – Present Country …   Wikipedia

  • answer — n. & v. n. 1 something said or done to deal with or in reaction to a question, statement, or circumstance. 2 the solution to a problem. v. 1 tr. make an answer to (answer me; answer my question). 2 intr. (often foll. by to) make an answer. 3 tr.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Signal Hill (Cape Town) — Infobox Mountain Name=Signal Hill Photo=SignallHill.jpg Caption=Signal Hill as seen from the north side of Lion s Head Elevation=convert|350|m|ft|0|lk=on|abbr=on Location=Western Cape, South Africa Prominence = Coordinates =… …   Wikipedia

  • answer supervision —    An off hook signal transmitted toward the calling end of a switched connection when the called party answers …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.