signaling


signaling: 1. The use of signals for controlling communications. 2. In a telecommunications network, the information exchange concerning the establishment and control of a connection and the management of the network, in contrast to user information transfer. (188) 3. The sending of a signal from the transmitting end of a circuit to inform a user at the receiving end that a message is to be sent. (188)


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