abbreviation Wide-Area Telecommunications Service

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • WATS — [wɒts ǁ wɑːts] noun [singular] TELECOMMUNICATIONS wide area telephone service; a system which allows companies to use long distance telephone lines at reduced rates. Calls made by a customer to a WATS number are free, and the company pays for… …   Financial and business terms

  • WATS — may refer to:* Wide Area Telephone Service, a phone service for U.S. telecommunications. * Wide Area Tracking System, a system for detecting ground based nuclear weapons. * We Are the Strange, an independent animated film * WATS (AM), an AM radio …   Wikipedia

  • WATS — ☆ WATS [wäts ] n. [w(ide) a(rea) t(elecommunications) s(ervice)] a telephone service that ties a customer into the long distance network through special lines so that calls can be made to and received from a defined area or areas at a special… …   English World dictionary

  • WATS — (Wide Area Telephone Service) lower bulk rate long distance telephone service at fixed rates for fixed areas …   English contemporary dictionary

  • WATS — noun a telephone line; long distance service at fixed rates for fixed zones; an acronym for wide area telephone service • Syn: ↑WATS line • Hypernyms: ↑telephone line, ↑phone line, ↑telephone circuit, ↑subscriber line, ↑line * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • WATS — /wots/ n. bulk rate telephone service that enables a subscriber to make an unlimited number of long distance telephone calls within a given service area for a fixed monthly charge or to receive calls from given areas with no charge to the caller …   Universalium

  • WATS — Wide Area Telecommunications Service (Computing » General) Wide Area Telecommunications Service (Computing » Telecom) * Web Applications Technologies And Solutions (Internet) * Survey of Motor Freight Transportation and Public Warehousing… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • WATS — Wide Area Telecom/Telephone Service …   Acronyms

  • WATS — ● ►en sg. m. ►COMM Wide Area Telecommunication Service. Service de télécommunications à longue distance …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • WATS — Wide Area Telecom/Telephone Service …   Acronyms von A bis Z

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