Definition of dialling code in English:

dialling code

Line breaks: dial|ling code

noun

British
A sequence of numbers dialled to connect a telephone to an exchange in another area or country: the dialling code for Aldershot is 0252
More example sentences
  • A reference to the telephone dialling code from Ireland to Britain, 0044 had the working title Mind the Gap, a phrase which has stronger resonance with Cotter's exhibits.
  • Please note that all readers who submit information to the Nationalist should take care to include the correct dialling code with their telephone number.
  • In future, customers will be required to dial the full 10-digit number inclusive of the area dialling code.

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