Definition of Freephone in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfriːfəʊn/
(also trademark Freefone)


A telephone service whereby a subscribing organization can pay for incoming calls made by its clients or customers: [as modifier]: a Freefone number
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  • The programmes work on the basis of self-referral: employees are never ‘told’ to use an EAP but voluntarily choose to ring a dedicated Freefone helpline number.
  • Initiatives introduced by the Council to help curb littering in Mayo included a Freephone line which people can dial to report instances of littering etc.
  • The Citizens Information Service new Freephone number comes into effect on 4th November.

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