dial up connection

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Temporary, non-dedicated internet connection made over ordinary telephone lines by dialing an internet service provider's number. Most people access internet through a dial up connection.

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While the sound of a connecting modem is permanently etched into the brain of anybody who had to use a dial up connection, most children growing up today can't recognize it.
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High speed internet connections such as DSL,T1, and WiFi have made the out dated and slower dial up connections obsolete.
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We had a really quick dial up connection and I was really excited because I had a very slow one in the past.
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