telephone operator

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Synonyms for telephone operator

someone who helps callers get the person they are calling

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In describing how Toronto telephone operators trounced Ma Bell in the 1970s and 1980s, Joan M.
On March 20, the sessions court convicted five adults, including Mohammad Ashfak Shaikh and Siraj Sheikh, of the gang rapes of a telephone operator and the photojournalist on the Shakti Mills compound last year.
Full-time telephone operators normally work 35 to 40 hours a week.
Ryan found her half-sister after a telephone operator in New York agreed to look for her phone number in rural areas of the state where Dumont's father grew up.
Rose DiMaggio Trela has been a telephone operator since neighborhoods were linked on a single party line and family members gathered around the phone for the rarity of a long-distance call.
The nasally snort belonged to Ernestine, the telephone operator turned "technonymph" created by Lily Tomlin who uplinked herself firmly into cyberspace Sunday when she entertained a crowd of 1,400 at the GLAAD Media Awards.
Caspian, the leading provider of multimedia traffic management solutions for IP and multi-protocol label switching (MPLS) networks, today announced that China Unicom, the world's third largest mobile telephone operator, is deploying Caspian's Media Controllers with OC-48 trunks across its country's backbone to manage multimedia network traffic by allocating bandwidth more efficiently and fairly.
NASDAQ:MDTL) today announced that it has entered into a Cooperation Agreement ("Agreement") with a broadly affiliated United Kingdom mobile telephone operator for the purposes of market testing and introduction to the market of Medis' fuel cell Power Packs as a secondary power source for portable electronic devices offered by the mobile operator.
As a part of the Portugal Telecom and Telefonica Moviles groups, Vivo is the largest cellular telephone operator in the southern hemisphere and the 10th-largest in the world, with 27 million customers in Brazil.
a leading telephone operator based in Bangladesh has selected Zhone's Multi-Access Line Concentrator (MALC(TM)) Next-Generation Packet Loop Carrier and Network Telco's ISS 6000 Softswitch to deliver voice and data service throughout their serving area.
Nasdaq:ZHNE), the first company dedicated to building total-delivery solutions for voice, data and content services worldwide, announced today that Stratford Mutual Telephone Company, a leading independent telephone operator based in Iowa has selected Zhone's FiberSLAM(TM) Next-Generation Optical Line Terminal and Zhone's Residential Gateway ZRG 850 to deliver service throughout their serving area.
The Women Who Got America Talking: Early Telephone Operators, 1878-1922
Summary: Tamanrasset -- Algeria is still "open" for any "detailed" proposal from foreign mobile telephone operators seeking to enter the domestic market, Minister of Post and Information and Communication Technologies Zohra Derdouri said Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD, June 15, 2011 (Frontier Star): The Finance Committee on the National Assembly has regularized 53 daily wages employees, besides upgrading slots of telephone operators and assistance Protocol officers.