Definition of autodial
: a system or feature of a system by which a device (such as a telephone or computer) automatically dials a preprogrammed telephone number
autodialingadjective an autodialing modem
autodialingnoun … autodialing automatically directs fax and voice mail calls to the right device. — Steve Monas and Richard Hooker, Shoestring Venture: The Startup Bible, 2008
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Origin and Etymology of autodial
aut- + 1dial
First Known Use: 1934
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