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call collect

Definition of call collect in English:

North American Make a phone call reversing the charges.
Example sentences
  • You will also have your own phone from which long distance calls can be made by calling collect or using a charge card.
  • A prison social worker said that prisoners may call collect on pay telephones inside the prison.
  • They charge extra money to inmates who call collect to their families.
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