From: Watson 'Atto Parsec' Name
Subject: Re: and what is SLIC?
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Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2003 13:22:49 -0800
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In article ,
> Watson 'Atto Parsec' Name wrote:
> > In article ,
> > email@example.com mentioned...
> >> Bob wrote:
> >>> SLIC = Super Loop Integrated Carrier, which is an older type of
> >>> distribution system used by Telco's.
> >> Er, Ahummm... Nope. Nah...Nine...
> >> SLIC - Subscriber Line Interface Circuits
> >> I got about 2500 hits on google with this definition.
> > But then that is far from authoritative. Especially when it comes to
> > TLAs (three letter acronyms).
> I agree, in principle, however, I first came accross this term, around
> 1985 when I was at GTE. Its pretty much de facto in telecomm.
But then GTE would be more than likely to change their wording just to
remove their terminology from any association with the bell System.
> Kevin Aylward
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