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Straight

Direct telephone line, compared to an outside line that requires a telephone number to be dialed.

Straight

Describing a phone that connects directly to one and only one other phone. One need not dial any number between straight phones.
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Suter has been creating straighter smiles in the Colorado Springs area for over 22 years.
But groups do travel with a straighter trajectory and therefore get to their destination more quickly.
That, for some reason, allows me to bowl quicker and straighter without being flat.
The PowerROC was designed with an aluminum feed system to drill straighter holes.
This orthodontic option is an attractive choice for adults that would like straighter teeth and more attractive smiles but do not want to wear a set of metal braces usually seen on teens.
Pretty soon you will be able to get one for making your hair straighter.
It is hoped the breakthrough could lead to a pill to make hair straighter or curlier, rendering the must-have beauty accessory redundant.
We tried out three balms which promise to achieve sleeker, straighter locks.
Experts from the University of Limerick say such a quick check could help trainers to produce animals that run straighter.
He ran a blinder to finish fourth last year and I think his preparation has gone much better this time around - he is a lot straighter.
The new arrangement allows straighter, shorter adapters for barrier layers.
Allan Donald, Warwickshire's new bowling coach, is working on remodelling Rankin's action slightly to keep his left foot straighter at the point of delivery in an attempt to avoid a repeat of the injury in the future.