interexchange carrier (IXC)

interexchange carrier (IXC): A communications common carrier that provides telecommunications services between LATAs or between exchanges within the same LATA. Note: Interexchange carriers have usually relied on local exchange carriers or competitive access providers for the local origination and termination of their traffic.

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