telephone call


telephone call
noun
a telephone connection (Freq. 2)
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she reported several anonymous calls

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he placed a phone call to London

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he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call

Syn: ↑call, ↑phone call
Derivationally related forms: ↑call (for: ↑call)
Hypernyms: ↑telephone, ↑telephony
Hyponyms:

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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