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English definition of “helpline”

helpline

noun [C]     /ˈhelp.laɪn/
a service providing advice and comfort to worried or unhappy people on the phone: A new helpline is now available for people trying to stop smoking.Counselling and psychotherapyCommunicating by telephone
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