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telephone call Syllabification: tel·e·phone call
Pronunciation: /ˈteləˌfōn kôl/

Definition of telephone call in English:


A communication or conversation by telephone.
Example sentences
  • Two honest professional men have different recollections of what was said in an important telephone call.
  • I stood and waited while the security guard made a telephone call.
  • In a statement, Jessica said she was on her computer before answering a telephone call from someone wanting to speak to her dad.

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