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phone book

Syllabification: phone book

Definition of phone book in English:

noun

A telephone directory.
Example sentences
  • Others come from remote sources such as the phone book or physicians who supply your name from a list.
  • You can get a list from your local aging office, or check the phone book under senior services.
  • Check the front pages of your local phone book where community services are listed.

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