Definitions for "Private Branch Exchange"
Keywords:  pbx, pabx, pstn, premise, switchboard
A small telephone switching system (exchange) usually on a customer's premises that also connects to the public switched telephone network.
A customer-site telephone switch; common usage of this term today implies that a PBX is an automatic switch, although a PBX could be under the control of an operator (or attendant).
A switching system within an office building that allows calls from outside to be routed directly to the individual instead of through a central number.
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