auto redial



  • noun
    (written as auto-redial)
    a feature of a modem that dials a telephone number again if engaged, until it replies


  • A feature which allows a device, such as a telephone or modem, to automatically dial the last entered telephone number, or one that has been programmed into its memory. The device may redial a specific number of times, for a given time interval, or until a connection is established. Also spelled autoredial.