address message

Noun.  (telecommunications) a message sent in the forward direction that contains (a) address information, (b) the signaling information required to route and connect a call to the called line, (c) service-class information, (d) information relating to user and network facilities, and (e) call-originator identity or call-receiver identity[http://www.atis.org/tg2k/_address_message.html Telecom Glossary 2000] (Accredited Standards Committee on Telecommunications, T1).

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