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dial-around

Syllabification: di·al-a·round

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of dial-around in English:

adjective

Used to describe a telephone service that requires callers to dial a special access code that enables them to bypass (or ‘dial around’) their chosen long-distance carrier in order to obtain a better rate.

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