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call by

verb uk phrasal verb with call   /kɔːl/ us    /kɑːl/
to visit somewhere for a short while on your way to somewhere else: I just thought I'd call by on my way into town.
Translations of “call by”
in Chinese (Traditional) 順道拜訪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 顺道拜访…
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