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call sth in

verb uk phrasal verb with call   /kɔːl/ us    /kɑːl/
If a bank calls in money, it demands that you pay back the money it has lent to you: He needs to make the business work before the bank calls in the loan.
Translations of “call sth in”
in Chinese (Traditional) (銀行)收回(貸款)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (银行)收回(贷款)…
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