POTS

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AcronymDefinition
POTSPart of the Solution (New York)
POTSPrisoners of the Sun (comics)
POTSPath Of The Shell (game Uru: Ages Beyond Myst)
POTSProtector of the Small (Tamora Pierce book)
POTSPostural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
POTSPlain Old Telephone Service
POTSPat on the Shoulder
POTSPlain Old Telephone System
POTSPower-On Self-Test (software)
POTSPoint of Termination Station
POTSPlain Ordinary Telephone System
POTSPower Troubleshooter
POTSPlayhouse on the Square (various locations)
POTSParting on the Square (Internet-Masonic Lexicon)
POTSPiss Off, Tomorrow's Saturday (principally Australian slang)
POTSParents Over the Shoulder
POTSPerception of Teasing Scale
POTSPlain Old Time Sharing (operating systems)
POTSPost Office Telephone Service
POTSPurchase Of Telephones & Services
POTSPurchasing Online Tracking System (US NIH)
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The Integrated/Voice Data (IVD) version of the chipset is the only available ADSL transceiver chipset with a fully integrated Plain Old Telephone System (POTS) splitter and support for baseband voice processing.
The online teaching and learning I get excited about from Teaching online is probably beyond the technology of the POTS (Plain Old Telephone System) line into my house and my 56K modem.
The POTS, or plain old telephone system, doesn't have much, and is considered a narrow bandwidth access method.
WC: This modem will work anywhere you have a 2500 set POTS (plain old telephone system) line meeting Bellcore standards.